Welcome Future Students!
Welcome to the Faculty of Applied Sciences Future Students website. Navigate through the pages to learn more about our faculty and see if one of our programs is the right fit for you!
Are You Ready to Make an Impact?
SFU’s Faculty of Applied Sciences is for those who see problems as opportunities and are ready to discover their potential for shaping a better tomorrow. Home to the Schools of Computing Science, Engineering Science, Mechatronic Systems Engineering, and Sustainable Energy Engineering, we are shaping the next generation of leaders in technology and engineering. We offer rewarding areas of study complemented by unique learning experiences that foster innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit.
Engineering alumnus is Apple's vice-president and managing director of Greater China
Fortune Magazine named Isabel Ge Mahe the 10th most powerful woman in international business. (Photo courtesy of Apple) learn more →
First-year students develop sustainable engineering solutions
Students from the School of Sustainable Energy Engineering (SEE) have put their technical skills into action and have developed solutions to help build a sustainable world. learn more →
Biomedical engineering alumnus sets vision on improving lives in Zimbabwe
Tatendaishe Jakaza aspires to make an impact through her passions for technology and medicine. learn more →
Mechatronic students step up to the COVID-19 PPE challenge
Faculty members and students from SFU’s School of Mechatronic Systems Engineering (MSE) felt a need to help meet the high demand for medical devices and personal protective equipment (PPE). learn more →
Computing science alumnus develops smartphone attachment to monitor skin cancer
Maryam Sadeghi has raised $8 million and expanded her company into the Australian market. Sadeghi received one of the RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards. learn more →
Former Mechatronic students create AI-powered waste-sorting system
Hassan Murad and Vivek Vyas are the co-creators of Oscar, an AI-powered visual waste-sorting system. Forbes Magazine named Murad as one of five entrepreneurs on the rise in AI. learn more →
Computing science alumnus designs robots that exhibit humanlike qualities
Angelica Lim (now an SFU faculty member) designs robots that exhibit social intelligence and empathy. Forbes Magazine included her in its list of five people building our AI future. learn more →