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Research, innovation and entrepreneurship

With unique, world-class research centres and game-changing technology, the Faculty of Engineering is helping lead Canada's entrepreneurial revolution.

$17M
in annual research spending

90%
of faculty members involved in research

150
years of building New Brunswick

Engineering programs at UNB

Learn in some of the best undergraduate engineering labs in the country. Our seven programs, life-changing research projects and entrepreneurial technology management tools will allow you to create a strong future for yourself and the world.

Engineering in the news

See how our programs go beyond the boundaries of a typical engineering degree

McCain Foundation invests $1.25M in innovation program

Thanks to a generous gift from The McCain Foundation, the new postdoctoral fellowship program aims to equip PhD graduates with the resources they need to transform their research into a product ready for market.

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UNB researcher and alumnus recognized nationally

One of UNB's leading researchers and one of its most successful alumni has been honoured nationally for his contributions to engineering.

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Aspiring entrepreneurs at UNB pitch to the best in business

Master of Technology Management & Entrepreneurship students at the University of New Brunswick are learning how to make the perfect pitch with help from some of the most-established and well-known business figures in Atlantic Canada.

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New 3D metal printing centre of excellence to revolutionize marine industry manufacturing

The new Marine Additive Manufacturing Centre of Excellence at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton is the first of its kind in Canada to combine research, commercialization and workforce development and training.

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UNB’s Institute of Biomedical Engineering saluted with Innovation Champion award

The Institute of Biomedical Engineering at the University of New Brunswick was recently named the province’s Innovation Champion at the Knowledge and Innovation Recognition Awards, continuing a legacy of more than 50 years of leading-edge research.

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Our departments

Learn more about our hands-on courses, research and programs

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Technology Management & Entrepreneurship