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Venture & LEAP Academy

Engineering Youth Programs

Venture (gr. K-8) and LEAP Academy (gr. 9-12) offer engaging hand-on experience for students with an interest in Science and Engineering!

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for our summer programs! Don't miss out on this opportunity to explore, discover and create with the Faculty of Engineering at McMaster University.  Get a head start on university and learn something new with us this summer!

McMaster Ranked #2 in Global Impact

McMaster Ranked #2 in Global Impact

McMaster Ranked 2nd

McMaster University has placed second in the world in a new international ranking that recognizes the impact universities are making in their own countries and on a global scale. The Times Higher Education Impact ranking is based on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the United Nations which are designed to address the most serious challenges of our time.

While McMaster was ranked second overall, it received specific rankings in each of the development goals:

 #1 – Decent Work and Economic Growth

 #2 – Good Health and Well-Being

#14 – Sustainable Cities and Communities

#16 – Partnership for the Goals

#68 – Gender Equality

Venture (Gr 1-8)

LEAP Academy (Gr 9-12)

International Students

For students from around the world, LEAP Academy – the innovative Learning Enrichment Advancement Program – offers an inclusive introduction to Canadian university life. Working in McMaster’s world-class laboratory facilities and living on its beautiful campus, students will undertake hands-on engineering and science projects that prepare them for higher education. Experience the best that Canada has to offer in a safe, culturally-diverse mid-sized city only a short drive from Toronto and Niagara Falls. Visit the International Page

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