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Launch a Startup While Getting a Degree

The Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science (FEAS) at Ryerson University designed a unique 16-month Master's program delivered by a team of professional and business leaders.


Using the “Lean Startup” methodology, you are provided the coaching and tools to solve modern problems with tech innovation. These transferable skills provide you the know-how to create and manage startups – and improve company deficiencies with viable tech solutions. More importantly, the Master of Engineering Innovation & Entrepreneurship program and its people help you build the confidence to become a successful leader.


Our unique teaching approach gives you an ‘earn-while-you-learn’ experience.  You will be provided access to seed funding to get your startups off the ground.

At a Glance

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1:1 student to industry expert advising

Seed funding available to all MEIE startups

Full Time & Part Time Options

Our Advantages

  • Flexible evening classes and small class sizes in downtown Toronto
  • Full and entry scholarships available for highly qualified applicants
  • Access to seed funding, professional development and mentorship opportunities, as well as Esch Awards
  • One-to-one mentorship with an industry advisor
  • Access to the DMZ* resources when you're ready to grow your company *Ranked #1 university incubator in the world according to UBI Global

Graduates of the Program

Graduates of this program can expect some of the following opportunities:

  • Founder of their own startup or high-level positions within another startup
  • Leadership/business development position within a tech company
  • Consultant role for various companies. Former students now work for Bell, Deloitte and Telus
  • Others have received internal promotions through their current employers

"It was an amazing 16 months journey that changed the way I think about starting a business."

Juned Munshi, MEIE Graduate, 2019
Student: Aalokita Singla

"Choosing the MEIE program at Ryerson University has proven to be one of the best decisions of my life. The constant guidance and mentorship from the industry experienced Faculty members have always been motivating and led to thought-provoking questions for development of the startup idea."

-- Aalokita Singla, MEIE Graduate, 2019