Our Perspective

Between now and 2050 we face great challenges: climate change, clean water, energy, cyber security, to name just a few.

The opportunities are even greater: big data, driverless cars, 3D printing, artificial intelligence, and many more.

What do all these questions have in common? They are complex, they are borderless and they transcend traditional divides.

To solve these big problems and to seize these enormous possibilities, the world needs engineers who are more than just

A-Z of Lassonde



We are currently beta testing a new method of admissions where we judge we select students based on their whole character – not just their grades.
Our brand new home – the Bergeron Centre for Engineering Excellence – officially opens in spring 2016.

Our Story



Major Moments 


November 2011

The inception of Lassonde School of Engineering took place on 1.11.11 when Pierre Lassonde announced his founding $25 million donation to create a home for the Renaissance Engineer.


July 2012

Lassonde by Numbers




($) top Lassonde scholarship



co-op employers



academic departments



($) capital funding from Ontario Government