Employer Services

Engineering at Alberta students and alumni are among the best in the world. To help us ensure that your company is aware of the right recruitment, engagement, and branding opportunities, please take a few minutes to complete our employer recruitment needs survey.

Complete our Employer Recruitment Needs Survey

Key On-Campus Recruitment Periods

Traditional peak on-campus recruitment periods are:

  • Early September to mid-November
  • Early January to mid-March

We encourage you to plan your on-campus recruitment activities early as during peak times demand can exceed room availability.

Visit the Engineering Co-op Program for information about their upcoming recruitment dates.

About Our Students

Engineering has been taught at the University of Alberta for over 100 years. The reputation of our Faculty is built on a proud history of excellence in teaching, research, and community service. Since 1908, more than 20,000 graduates from Engineering at Alberta have gone on to use their skills, creativity, and imagination to make significant contributions towards the betterment of society.

Our undergraduate and graduate students receive an exceptional engineering education that prepares them for rewarding careers in the following disciplines and specializations:

Well-Rounded Students & Prepared Graduates

In addition to the formal learning that takes place in the classroom, our Faculty supports the active and vibrant student culture on campus. Engineering at Alberta encourages involvement in engineering clubs and competition teams, recognizing these valuable opportunities for students to apply their classroom knowledge and to further develop their team work, communication, and problem-solving skills.

Find out more about the diverse student clubs, projects, technical societies and outreach groups offered by our Faculty on the Clubs, Projects, and Competitions page.

Engineering Co-op Program

If your company is looking to hire a student for a four, eight, or twelve month work term, consider hiring a student through our top-ranked Engineering Co-op Program.

Last Update: April 21, 2023