Industrial and manufacturing engineers conduct studies, and develop and supervise programs to achieve the best use of equipment, human resources, technology, materials and procedures to enhance efficiency and productivity. Industrial and manufacturing engineers are employed in consulting firms, manufacturing and processing companies, in government, financial, health care and other institutions, or they may be self-employed. (National Occupational Classification)
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The University of Manitoba does offer a specialized undergraduate degree in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering. Please view the links below to learn about educational programs in Canada. If you are a U of M student who would like help selecting a degree path that suits your unique occupational goals, speak with a Career Consultant.
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Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials - information for foreign-trained Industrial and Manufacturing Engineers
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Date modified: August 2, 2018