Civil & Mineral Resource Students learn Surveying

Hands-on learning is exciting and gets our students out of the classroom.


Civil Engineering program

Civil engineers design and construct the infrastructure that our lives revolve around - from roads to office towers and beyond. Learn more about the options in our Civil Engineering program.


Mineral Resource Engineering program

If you're interested in learning how to extract minerals from the Earth in an environmentally-friendly, economic way, explore our Mineral Resource Engineering program.


Civil and Resource Students along with Dr. Yi Liu win the Inspiration Award at Canstruction 2015 in Halifax

Left to Right: Ehsan, Katie, Jon, Chad, Jacob, Hyedus, Dr. Liu, Riccardo


About Civil & Resource Engineering


The Department of Civil and Resource Engineering provides an educational experience that will prepare you to become a successful professional, capable of life-long learning and further advanced studies.  Learn more about the department.

Faculty and Research

CR Engineering Faculty CTA

At Dalhousie University, not only do students learn from the best they can also work on fascinating research projects alongside them.  Learn more about our experienced and knowledgeable faculty and staff.

Goldcorp invests in Dal's Mineral Resource Engineering program

(L to R): Brent Bergeron (senior vice-president, corporate affairs, Goldcorp), Josh Leon (dean, Faculty of Engineering), Richard Florizone (Dal president), Christine Marks (director, corporate communications, Goldcorp), Peter Dey (chair, Goldcorp Governance and Nominating Committee), Donald Jones (Goldcorp Professor in Mining Engineering).