Master Of Engineering (AUTO)

12 month Program
World-Class Industry Connected Faculty
Endorsed by Auto Industry Experts
Promotes Sustainability

Program Overview & Highlights

Be part of the solution! Recent evolutions in the automotive industry to include hybrid and electric propulsion technologies and the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals are at the fore of our revamped MEng (AUTO) program. The timing for this exciting new refresh of our MEng (AUTO) program is perfect considering Windsor will be home to the new Electric Vehicle battery plant, a partnership between Stellantis and LG Energy Solution, opening in 2025. ​

This course-based program will prepare you for roles in leadership in the automotive sector, especially the new emerging fields dedicated to energy conservation. You will leave with increased knowledge about automotive engineering principles, operations, design, materials and manufacturing, and aspects of business and management.

Master of Engineering (AUTO)

  • Co-op Available

Sample Courses: Mobility and Society, Project Management, Automotive Lean and Quality Processes, Vehicle Systems, Vehicle Propulsion​, Manufacturing and Robotic Fundamentals

Career Tracks: Design and Vehicle Calibration, Validation Engineering, Test Engineer

Admission Requirements

For students in Canada

Completion of an undergraduate degree in engineering (B.A.Sc./B.Sc. in Engineering/B.Eng. degree or equivalent) in the fields of Mechanical, Electrical, or Mechatronics Engineering

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What Will I Learn?

  • Automotive engineering principles, operations, and design
  • Materials and manufacturing
  • Aspects of business and management

Explore Your Opportunites

Test Engineer
Design Engineer
Compliance and Certification Engineer
Manufacturing Engineer

Connect With Master Of Engineering (AUTO)


I chose the University of Windsor's MEng program because it has a long history of collaboration in the automotive field. In addition, Windsor is also a developed city in the automotive-related industries, in line with my future career development direction.

Minh Truong Nguyen (Class of 24)

Manufacturing Engineer- LG Innotek

During this transformative time in the automotive industry, the University of Windsor’s Faculty of Engineering is keeping pace with a new and thoughtfully prepared curriculum for their Master of Automotive Engineering to ensure graduating students are well prepared for their careers upon graduation. 

Lisa Lortie

Vice President – Electrified Propulsion Planning

The University of Windsor's forward-looking curriculum in the Master of Engineering in Automotive Engineering is precisely what the industry needs to bridge the gap between academic training and the real-world skills essential for leading the transformation of our sector. Companies like AAM are looking for forward-thinkers and innovators to help us shape the future of mobility, and this program propels its engineers to succeed in this new landscape.  

Tony Pistagnesi

Executive Director - Innovation & Strategic Business Development American Axle Manufacturing Inc.

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