Engineering has been taught at the U of A for more than 100 years. Our Faculty’s reputation is built on a proud history of excellence in teaching, research and community service.

Our students receive an exceptional engineering education that prepares them for rewarding careers. Our alumni are known not only for their academic achievements but also for their professional conduct and commitment to the betterment of society.

Our Faculty is also a vibrant research community that is at the forefront of discovery, and consistently attracts significant support. In 2013-14, the Faculty secured $65 million in external research funding.


Associate Dean Appointments
Electrical and Computer Engineering professor Ying Tsui has been appointed as Associate Dean (Research & Internationalization). He is highly-regarded for his exceptional work in laser-matter interactions and their applications; his dedication as an educator; and his service as an Associate Chair (Graduate Studies), as well as his efforts in support of his technical communities.

Mechanical Engineering professor Jason Carey has been appointed as Associate Dean (Programs & Planning). He is widely respected for his research in biomechanics and biomedical uses of composite materials; his commitment to teaching and education; and his service as an Associate Chair (Undergraduate Program), as well as his contributions to mentorship programs within our Faculty and University.

Student and Co-op Services have moved!
Engineering student and co-op education services have moved into the second floor of the Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering. Learn more.

Explore Engineering at Summer Camp!
Kids and youths from Grade 1 - 9 can experience the energy and excitement of engineering at award-winning DiscoverE summer camps. Register now!