About Us

The Department in Engineering offers a unique and practical background in engineering. A home for students studying for diplomas, bachelor and master degrees and doctorates, the Department of Engineering is located on Truro, NS across 5 building on Dalhousie’s Agricultural campus.

Department faculty teach courses in math, statistics, physics, engineering, and applied sciences while having research projects ranging in topics, including energy conservation, biofuels and bioresources, modelling, precision agriculture and waste management

Faculty and staff in the Department of Engineering are a diverse group of people who’ve come together to create a community of enthusiastic, student-focused and fun aggies. Dual focus of teaching and research is well balanced with teaching awards won by department members in 2013, 2014, and 2015 and research monies of just under 5 million dollars awarded to department members over the same period.