Department of Chemical & Materials Engineering

About Us

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Chemical Undergrad Students in the lab
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Scientist in the lab
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The Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering at the University of Alberta attracts some of the best and brightest people. With 50 professors, over 300 graduate students and more than 500 undergraduate students, our department is growing every year.

Our undergraduate and graduate programs are taught by leading chemical and materials researchers from around the world. Our professors are award-winning, passionate instructors, and approachable mentors.

We provide leading-edge facilities for classroom studies and laboratory research. The latest communication technology enhances the in-class learning experience, while outstanding lab facilities and technicians offer opportunities to put your studies into practice.

Combine these advantages with incredible employment opportunities after graduation, and you have every reason to join us!