Located in the city of Edmonton, The University of Alberta is the province’s leading research institution and one of the country’s top engineering schools. The campus, located on the edge of the beautiful North Saskatchewan River valley, covers about 50 city blocks, with abundant green spaces among its 150 buildings.
Our Faculty of Engineering is home to more than 200 professors and approximately 1,600 graduate students who form a vibrant research community that conducts leading-edge, interdisciplinary research in a broad range of areas, and attracts more than $65 million in sponsored research funding from external sources annually. Members of our research community have access to world-class facilities that provide the infrastructure to support shared research goals.
Our students receive an exceptional engineering education that prepares them for rewarding careers, and our alumni are known not only for their academic achievements but also for their professional conduct and commitment to the betterment of society.
Date: Tuesday, October 2, 2018