A history of excellence

Built on a solid 100-year foundation, the Faculty of Engineering goes beyond traditional classroom education. Our professors provide students with real-world experience through participation in faculty research projects. Such collaboration gives students the vast set of skills necessary to become leaders. Nova Scotia Technical CollegeTechnical University of Nova Scotia, and now Dalhousie have an extensive history of educating some of the best engineers in Canada, and we intend to keep doing that for a very long time.

Our professors

Our professors prepare students for careers in engineering that will contribute to solving the major problems of today. Here, your opportunities are almost limitless - you'll learn, explore and create at one of Canada's best universities.

Our programs

We offer a wide range of Engineering programs with opportunities for research and to gain practical, hands-on co-op work experience. Comprised of approximately 95 faculty members, 45 staff members, 450 graduate students, and 1600 students, the Faculty of Engineering continues to grow and is one of the most innovative faculties at Dalhousie.

Message from the Dean

"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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