A Common First Year Business Course

In today's world, business skills are fundamental for a professional engineer. Our industry partners consistently emphasize that engineering career advancement depends on technical know-how and business acumen. This course introduces important business skills to students and provides them with opportunities to practice and develop these skills through upper-year projects, student clubs and teams, and co-ops and internships before entering the workforce.


Combined with a Bachelor of Engineering Science (BESc) degree, graduates go on to work in nearly every industry, from engineering companies and strategy consulting to finance.


This certificate provides a broad foundation for leadership and innovation skills and develops an entrepreneurial mindset that is valuable in today’s leading organizations. 

Business as an Engineering Foundation