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First-Year Ambassadors

Our First-Year Ambassadors are dedicated to helping you make the transition to life at Toronto Metropolitan University. Campus student groups, club and union leaders, our FYAs know exactly what you’re going through and they’re keen to share their knowledge. Want to know what MyServiceHub stands for? Need help understanding your schedule? Looking for time management advice? They can help you with all of this and more.

Reach our First-Year Ambassadors any time through our social media platforms, their contact information below, or by meeting them at upcoming orientation events. If you have questions about the First-Year Ambassador program, please contact Zyad at

Female Student


2nd Year Aerospace

Hi! I love plants, baking, taking walks, and reading (when I find the time). I enjoy socializing and going out, and I have found a new love for meeting new people through my time here at TMU. I'm always listening to all kinds of music, ranging from folk to R&B to rap, so feel free to suggest any good music and reach out anytime!

 Email Eve
Chat with me on Instagram @evethamir_
Discord: evie9944


Female student


3rd Year Aerospace

Hi! My name is Emily and I am going into my third year of aerospace engineering. I was born and raised on a farm and am fascinated by all things flight related. One interesting fact about me is that I am currently working towards my glider pilot license. Please reach out to me if you have any questions about clubs, teams, or anything first-year related!

 Email Emily
Chat with me on Instagram @aerospace_curling
Discord: aerospace_curling

Female Student


4th Year Aerospace

Hey! I'm in my 4th year of Aerospace Engineering. I love to watch TV shows like Sherlock, Hunting of a hill house etc. Something I love about TMU is that the community is extremely helpful and provide some really cool tips on how to manage stress. P.S I'm an introvert pretending to be an extrovert :)

 Email Khushi
Chat with me on Instagram @khushi_221b
Discord: dazai_bsd

Female Student


3rd Year Biomedical

Hello! I'm excited to be your First Year Ambassador at TMU. I'm currently complementing my engineering degree with a minor in math. In my free time, I enjoy playing video games and practicing piano, and I've recently started learning the bass. I've been in your position before and understand what you're going through. I'm here to help and provide support whenever you need it!

Email Mikaela
Chat with me on Instagram @mikaela.mauricio
Discord: ube.halaya

Male student


2nd Year Biomedical

Hi! I'm Faieq, a second-year biomedical engineering student at TMU and one of your first-year ambassadors. If I'm not procrastinating, I'm usually baking, working out or out with my friends. I love having deep conversations so feel free to reach out to me for any questions or concerns about campus life or anything else.

Email Faieq
Chat with me on Instagram @faieq_shafiq
Discord: faieq

Female student


3rd Year Biomedical

Hey y’all! My name is Ayaan, and I’m a huge football fan (it’s football, not soccer!). I’m also the biggest Real Madrid fan you’ll ever meet. I have a passion for learning new languages and baking, and my biggest dream is travelling the whole world. Can’t wait to meet you all, feel free to reach out to me about anything and everything! I’m always here to help :).

Email Ayaan
Chat with me on Instagram @ayaan.hilowle
Discord: ayaan

Male student


2nd Year Chemical

Hi all! I'm Behrad, aka Brad, one of your FYAs. I'm going into my second year of Chemical Engineering. A fun fact about me is that I love rock and metal music! I also love being involved in the TMU community, so wherever you see a student club, you'll probably meet me there.

Email Behrad
Chat with me on Instagram @behradb35    
Discord: behradb35

Female student with a maroon hijab within a purple background


3rd Year Chemical

Hi! My name's Jawad and I'm one of the FYAs for chemical engineering this year. I love meeting new people and getting to learn new things and perspectives from the diverse group of engineers here at TMU. One of my favorite things to do is to go to the MAC or RAC to let off some steam with my friends during the fast paced academic year. 

 Email Jawad
Chat with me on Instagram @jbinyamin_
Discord: J.Bingus

Male student


2nd Year Civil

Hi! I'm your typical engineer who loves procrastinating and hanging out with friends. I really enjoy playing badminton and discovering new food spots in Toronto (let me know if you have any recommendations). I'm always open to making new friends, so feel free to reach out to me!

Email Tony
Chat with me on Instagram @tony_lin098
Discord: tony_0928

Male student with black rimmed glasses within a red background


2nd Year Civil

Hello First Years! I am an international student from Sri Lanka, and I thought it would be difficult for me to adjust, but the orientation week helped me a lot. I tried my best to be involved in the TMU engineering community with design teams and student clubs, where I met new peers with similar interests! Feel free to reach out if you have any concerns :)

Email Shajieevan
Chat with me on Instagram @shaji_thuvarakeeshwaran
Discord: fshaji_thuva

Male student


3rd Year Civil

Hi first-years, I'm Ashar and I'm a big MMA and comic book enthusiast. This coming year I'm my goals include learning to better maintain a work-life balance, expand my network, and assume more leadership positions. I found my place by casually making small talk with people I met in my classes and other places I frequented.

 Email Ashar
Chat with me on Instagram @1122ashar
Discord: ai_1122

Male student


2nd Year Civil

Hi! I love soccer and watching movies and shows . When I'm not playing or catching the latest film, you’ll usually find me at the RAC or on the 5th floor of the SLC hanging around. I found my place at TMU by attending orientation and participating in multiple events. I enjoy meeting new people, so feel free to say hi if you see me around.

Email Bola
Chat with me on Instagram @bola.akintonwa
Discord: itsbolaa

Male student


3rd Year Computer

Hi, my name is Zyad, a third-year computer engineering student who enjoys playing and watching sports as well as watching movies. When I'm not cramming for exams, I'm usually out with my friends at the most random of times doing the most random of things. As of right now, I spend most of my free time sleeping but I do want to eventually start exploring the city of Toronto. I am someone who is hardworking, outgoing and open to new ideas.

 Email Zyad
Chat with me on Instagram @zyad.e99
Discord: Zyade99

Female Student


5th Year Computer

Hi! I am Eeman, and I have been a FYA (First Year Ambassador) for the past three years. As a FYA, I have had the opportunity to help incoming students transition into university life and navigate the challenges of their first year. I am passionate about creating a supportive community and love meeting new people. So, if you see me around, don't hesitate to say hi or feel free to reach out if you have any questions!

Email Eeman
Chat with me on Instagram @_eemmyy._

Male student


2nd Year Computer

Hi! My name is Zain, and I’m from Mississauga. I enjoy watching TV shows, playing basketball, and having new experiences. I am super excited to be a First-Year Ambassador and can't wait to help First-Year Engineering students transition into university! Feel free to connect with me through all my social media listed. Can't wait to meet you all!

 Email Zain
Chat with me on Instagram @zain._n
Discord: zainnizami

Female Student


2nd Year Computer

Hey everyone! I love exploring the city and uselessly memorizing the digits of pi. After my first year, I realized the importance of making friendships and seeking assistance in university. As a first-year, make sure to reach out and ask for help when you need it! We’re all here to help :)

Email Zahra
Chat with me on Instagram @zahrassyed
Discord: taetae

Female Student


4th Year Computer

Hi! My name is Fatema. You can also call me Hridi. When I’m not busy catching up on my beauty sleep, I can be found in the kitchen, whipping up new recipes. Another thing  I love about TMU is its people. Everyone here is very supportive and welcoming.

 Email Fatema
Chat with me on Instagram @fatema_hridi
Discord: hriddddd

Male student


3rd Year Computer

Hi, my name is Rayyan, and I am going into my 3rd year of Computer Engineering. I love playing sports, eating food, and watching movies! There's not a restaurant I haven't tried or a movie I have not watched! I love to help people, so if you have any questions, don't hesitate to ask!!!

 Email Rayyan
Chat with me on Instagram @pm_rayyan
Discord: rankallbob

Female Student


2nd Year Computer

Hi!! I'm an orange cat mom who loves to cook and explore in my free time. My first year was definitely a learning curve, but I cherish so much of it and wouldn't have had it any other way.  My favourite part of TMU Eng is definitely the community! Feel free to reach out for any support or matcha recommendations :)

 Email Saleha
Chat with me on Instagram @salehareyal
Discord: sreyal11

Male student


3rd Year Electrical

Hi everyone! I love meeting new people and having a good time, whether it's playing a sport together or chatting about whatever comes to mind! I’m very passionate about video games, photography, and basketball. I have also found a new interest in jazz music, so feel free to hit me up for some music suggestions or any questions might have!

 Email Tariq
Chat with me on Instagram @tariquaa
Discord: the.waterbottle

Male student


2nd Year Electrical

Hi there! My name is Carlos and I try to be passionate about all things in life, whether it's meeting new people or stepping out of my comfort zone. I enjoy activities like fitness and exercise, as well as learning about anything finance-related, as it sparks my interest. One quote I always remember to live by is, 'Always be grateful!'

 Email Carlos
Discord: carloguy29

Male student


2nd Year Electrical

Hi fellow engineers, my name is Steven. I'm also a frosh leader and a member of IBZ. I'm excited to meet you and help you along your journey at TMU Engineering! Outside of engineering, I'm also a professional photographer and a luxury chauffeur. Additionally, I teach guitar!

 Email Steven
Chat with me on Instagram @steffine741
Discord: .steffine

Male student


2nd Year Electrical

Hi! I love playing chess and basketball, so if you like either of those things, I'm down to play. I also do some studying, but I think it's even more important to keep doing the fun things that you love, even as an engineering student. The FYEO pre orientation events were amazing and everyone was so friendly that I felt part of the TMU engineering community right away.

 Email Mark

Female Student


2nd Year Mechanical

Hi! Some of my favorite things include roller coasters (the bigger, the better), painting, and board games! I love trying new things and diving into hands-on projects! Something I love about TMU engineering is the community. The people here are really kind and welcoming!

 Email Ana
Chat with me on Instagram @_anabdm_

Male Student


3rd Year Mechanical

Hi! I am thrilled to meet you all this coming year. I love collecting vinyl, photography, movies, cycling and I am a minor flag enthusiast! In my free time I like to explore the various neighborhoods and communities that downtown has to offer. On campus, you'll see me studying in the library, taking strolls through Kerr Hall Quad or running to chase my train.

 Email Matthew
Chat with me on @mattchu.antonio
Discord: mattchu2309

Male Student


2nd Year Mechanical

Hi there! I'm Manraj, an extroverted guy who loves playing basketball, cricket, and badminton, and who is spiritually connected with yoga. I enjoy taking on challenges and new experiences, believing life is about growth. After navigating the ups and downs of my first year, I found my stride, experimented with learning techniques, and crafted a roadmap for my future. I'm excited to dive into my second year of mechanical engineering this fall.

 Email Manraj
Chat with me on Instagram @manrajdhillon_01
Discord: manraj1313

Male Student


2nd Year Mechatronics

Hi everyone! I am in my second year Mechatronics Engineering. In my free time I love flying, an expensive but fun hobby. I also love playing sports and currently trying to pick up the skill of playing the guitar. I love the community here. I can assure you that you won’t find an engineering community as close knit and supportive as TMU.

 Email Ammar
Chat with me on Instagram @Ammarrmahmood

Male Student


2nd Year Mechatronics

Hi! I’m Ahmed. My passion lies in designing innovative solutions and exploring the intersection of mechanical, electrical, and software engineering. Whether you’re navigating course selections, adjusting to university life, or seeking advice, please don’t hesitate to reach out. I enjoy connecting with fellow students, so feel free to contact me if you have any questions. I’m here to help!

 Email Ahmed
Chat with me on Instagram @ahmed.el.shahed
Discord: amazing1000

Male Student


2nd Year Mechatronics

Hi there! My name is Ali Qenawy, a student who is ready to excel in his academic journey! I am a robotics enthusiast who enjoys movies, working out, swimming, and I'm a proclaimed foodie. My ultimate goal is to make a huge difference in the engineering community and thrive in everything I do.

 Email Ali
Chat with me on Instagram @aliimontasser
Discord: _montasser

Male Student


2nd Year Mechatronics

Hey first years! I enjoy cycling around Toronto, discovering more of the city with each ride. I found my place in TMU by actively participating in student chapters and designing teams. At TMU you always learn something new every day, which keeps you challenged and engaged in the community.

 Email Nathan
Chat with me on Instagram @nathanmak_363
Discord: theonlyketsabi

Male Student


2nd Year Mechatronics

Hello there! I am an international student from Myanmar. Music is my passion and escape from all the stress. I'm a tad bit awkward socially, so I'm not one to go up to people and say "Hi" but I'm always open to meeting new people when they approach me. So, feel free to reach out. 

 Email Thant
Discord: t_b_l

Male Student


5th Year Industrial

Hey everyone! I'm Cleon and I'll be one of your FYA's for this academic year. First off, Welcome to Toronto Metropolitan University, I look forward to meeting and interacting with you guys. A bit about me: I'm a movie & TV show fanatic, gym-bro and I'm into a lot of music. I also used to be a High School track athlete and Art & Design student. I'm a super extroverted person and love meeting new people so don't hesitate to reach out!

 Email Cleon
Chat with me on Instagram @Ohlookitscleon
Discord: Cleon

Male Student


2nd Year Industrial 

Hi all! I'm looking forward to helping first-year students develop both academically and as well-rounded professionals. I entered my undergraduate studies in undeclared engineering, so ensuring I had the information to make the correct decision was a high priority and is something I'd like to help you with! By meeting alumni, upper-year students, and industry professionals during my first year, I took advantage of the opportunities I had to learn more about the industry I was joining and what my program could offer me.

 Email Seth
Discord: sethcent

Male Student


3rd Year Industrial

Hi! My name is Kamyar, and I'm currently in my third year of studying industrial engineering. I have a great passion for meeting new people and hearing about their unique perspectives and ideas. I'm always eager to collaborate on exciting projects that challenge me, whether it's designing a bionic arm or developing a highly efficient frisbee. I put my heart and soul into everything I do, and I'm always willing to lend a helping hand. So please, feel free to reach out to me anytime!

 Email Kamyar
Chat with me on Instagram @kmyr_sa
Discord: kamy783