Why graduate studies?
The age old question of "what are you going to do after you graduate" is a troubling question for some students. Do you pursue graduate studies or do you work in industry?
If you have the choice to do both, what option do you choose? We've listed a few reasons below to help you decide.
Graduate studies vs industry
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Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA)
Before you enroll in graduate studies, try your hand at research by enrolling in an Undergraduate Research Assistantship (URA) during your co-op or academic term. You'll have the opportunity to work alongside a professor or graduate student to assist with a research project in one of our 16 different research areas.
To find available positions, visit our "current undergraduate student" section on our website. www.uwaterloo.ca/ura.