Dalhousie Sexton Campus


Built on a 112-year foundation, the Faculty of Engineering is the largest engineering school in Atlantic Canada. We offer a board range of graduate and undergraduate programs to over 2,500 engineering students.

With a history of innovative research and teaching, Dalhousie Engineering supports a dynamic and active community that brings together scholars from multi-disciplines. Together, we collaborate with the broader community for the betterment of Nova Scotia and beyond.

From oceans to healthcare, advanced manufacturing, operations research, biomedical engineering and clean energy, we are engineering solutions that positively impact our world.

Academics & Teaching

Academics & Teaching

Our state-of-the-art facilities and equipment, have positioned our faculty as a hub for innovation and have created a more collaborative learning environment for our students. We offer a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs designed to support modern and immersive curricula and hands-on-learning opportunities.

Impactful Research

Impactful Research

Each year, we attract millions of dollars in research funding to support our key research strengths in areas such as clean technologies, healthcare and more. We are home to high-profile Research Hubs and Institutes, as well as the Emera Idea Hub, one of Canada’s only early-stage deep tech incubators.

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Message from the Dean
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"The upcoming academic year promises to be one of energy, enthusiasm, and change. Sexton Campus has been the location of Nova Scotia’s engineering school for 110 years with a consistent focus on education, research, and innovation. Today, this commitment to excellence is stronger than ever."

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