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.


Fall/Winter Terms Office Hours
Effective September 1st, the University reverts to Fall & Winter hours, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.

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. All engineering departments, including the Office of the Dean, are moving into the new building. Learn more.

You’re invited to Engineering Expo!
Discover the energy and excitement of engineering at the U of A! Junior and senior high school students can learn what engineering's all about. You can tour world-class research labs, listen to presentations on the future of food safety and medical diagnostic tools (think Star Trek!) and meet student engineering teams! Kids aged 6-12 can take part in hands-on engineering activities designed and delivered by our DiscoverE instructors in the ENGG Zone. Sept. 26, 10 a.m - 3 p.m., ETLC. Bring the whole family!