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 Office Hours
Effective September 1st, the Dean's office and Co-op office hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm.
Wanted: Designers Creators Inventors Thinkers Dreamers
The next generation of engineers will change the world in ways we can only begin to imagine—and we want you to be apart of it! Join us at Engineering Expo 2014 on September 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and learn about the exciting ways engineering affects every aspects of our lives!
Apply to the Churchill Cambridge Scholarship 2015
The Churchill Cambridge Scholarship, worth $40,000/yr, is awarded to a graduate of the University of Alberta entering Ph.D. studies at Cambridge University. Students now completing a B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in Engineering are eligible to apply. Graduates with one or two years of experience will also be considered. Download PDF with more information. The application deadline is October 1.
Letters from Ghana
Read engineering student Aliya Lakhani’s blog from Ghana, as she spends the summer working there with Engineers Without Borders.