Financial Aid May be AVAILABLE, to those that qualify

Mechanical Engineering Design and Technology – Toronto Campus

Program Description

The Mechanical Engineering Design and Technology program at Metro College of Technology will accelerate your prospect of a career in mechanical engineering. You will gain knowledge and skills in mechanical design principles, North American design standards, and computer-aided design software programs such as AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Autodesk Inventor and CATIA. You will learn how use the CAE program ANSYS to perform finite element analysis and computational fluid dynamics analysis. You will also acquire valuable practical work experience, not only through a mechanical design project, but also with the chance to take a co-op placement in a mechanical design institution.

Mechanical Engineering Design Subjects

  • Engineering Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Solid Mechanics
  • ANSI Standards Blueprint Reading
  • AutoCAD 2D and 3D
  • Parametric Design with SolidWorks
  • Mechanical Engineering Design Principles
  • Parametric Design with Autodesk Inventor

  • Mechanical Design Project
  • FEA and CFD using ANSYS
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Parametric Design with Advanced CAD Application – CATIA
  • Career Development
  • Co-op placement (optional)


DURATION: 34 Weeks

LOCATION: Toronto, Ontario

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, passing an entrance test and admissions interview. In addition, basic computer skills are also required.

Career opportunities upon graduation

  • CAD Technician/Technologist
  • Draftsperson
  • Hydraulic Designer/Engineer
  • Industrial Designer
  • Mechanical Designer/Engineer
  • Machine Designer
  • Mechanical Technologist
  • Product Development Specialist

f you have interest in a career in civil engineering, please read our CNC and MasterCAM Technology program.

Financial assistance may be available if you qualify. Please visit OSAP website for more information.

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