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Waterloo, ON
1001 to 5000 employees
1957
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$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
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In just half a century, the University of Waterloo, located at the heart of Canada's technology hub, has become one of Canada's leading comprehensive universities with 35,000 full- and part-time students in undergraduate and graduate programs ... Read more

Mission: The University of Waterloo's Strategic Plan has a single goal: to be recognized as one of the top innovation universities in the world.

Our Strategic Plan identifies eight themes (areas of strength) for ... Read more

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    I have been working at University of Waterloo full-time

    Pros

    The infrastructure is quite good to explore the academic research. In addition, university is located in good area with nice weather and peaceful

    Cons

    The living style is quite slow

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University of Waterloo Interviews

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Waterloo, ON
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at University of Waterloo (Waterloo, ON) in October-2010.

    Interview

    Phone interview first; if passed, flowed by on-site 1:1 interview; if passed, job offer will come.

    Interview Questions

    • Reverse the word sequence in a string   1 Answer
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University of Waterloo Awards & Accolades

  • Business Excellence Award Winner - Employee Engagement, Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce, 2016

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