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Think analytically and creatively

Our students learn to creatively solve tough real-world problems through hands-on experience. Explore our undergraduate and graduate programs.


Excellence in research and teaching

Award-winning research is carried out in each engineering discipline. Students learn alongside world renowned researchers in the classroom, the lab and the field.


A tag-team effort to support local entrepreneurs

The Nova Scotia Product Design and Development Centre is officially open for business [Read the Dal News story]


Where sand meets surf

Introducing the IDEA Sandbox, a new space for student ideas and innovation


About the Faculty of Engineering

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Students of the Faculty of Engineering benefit from professors who mentor and guide them through practical, real-world design projects. Learn more about the Faculty of Engineering.

Faculty and Research

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Leaders in their fields, our professors engage and challenge students to develop creative solutions to local, national, and international problems. Learn more about our faculty and their research specializations.


Engineering News from Dal News

  • Research that helps companies grow
    Companies large and small are collaborating with researchers across campus to help take their business ideas to the next level. Learn about two such projects.
  • Making waves: A survey of oceans research at Dal
    To mark World Oceans Day (June 8), we're taking a look some examples from the wide variety of ocean research happening at Dalhousie, across a variety of Faculties and departments.
  • Waste not, want not
    Faculty of Engineering grad Rob Ironside doesn't believe in waste, whether it's wasted potential, resources or opportunities.
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