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.


Student team is doing all the heavy lifting
Follow the U of A Aero Heavy Lift team’s blog as they take their aircraft—Aquilla—to compete against universities from around the world. 

Apply for Fall 2015 today!
Applications for Fall 2015 admission to our undergraduate program close May 1. Apply online today!

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!