Faculty of Engineering | UNB

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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

UNB to host second cohort of Scale Up Atlantic Canada Program to accelerate business growth

UNB is investing in the second cohort of the highly successful Scale Up Atlantic Canada program, helping companies increase their revenue and providing them with the expertise they need to move forward in their development.

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UNB students head to national competition with innovative projects

Engineering students from will show off their innovative creations and technical prowess on a national stage at the Canadian Engineering Competition in Toronto, including one group that designed a prosthetic hand for children.

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UNB researchers test virtual reality to treat phantom pain

Researchers at the Institute of Biomedical Engineering are studying whether virtual reality helps patients quiet the signals that cause phantom pain.

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Smart grid solutions for industry and utilities

Investing in next-generation clean energy infrastructure and technologies will advance Canada’s efforts to build a clean economy, meet the world’s future energy needs and help realize our climate change goals.

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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