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The college offers more opportunities to get your degree exactly as you like. From double majors to online learning, see the many ways you can graduate with the College of Engineering.

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One of the first five universities to offer engineering instruction in the nation, The University of Alabama has more than 175 years of engineering education experience. Today’s College of Engineering is large enough to offer academic diversity and challenge, yet small enough to ensure personal attention and excellent instruction.

Undergraduate

Our college has the best undergrad engineering experience you can find, from student orgs to hands on research.

Graduate

See how Engineering excels by offering a variety of cutting edge research and award winning faculty to learn from.

Scholarships

Four year merit-based scholarship packages are available for incoming Engineering freshmen.

Departments

Engineering features a wide variety of nationally-accredited programs, affording students the flexibility to shape their academic goals to suit developing interests. Students may choose academic programs in the following departments.

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We Are Driving Innovation

As part of the flagship university in Alabama, research is a critical component of our mission and the College of Engineering is always working to increase research support for our faculty and invest in new facilities and equipment. Come see how the college is leading the way towards a better future through engineering.

People

Over 300 of the best faculty and staff.

Research

Research is a critical component of our mission.

Centers

We’re making a hands-on difference.

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News

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Student Receives Top Award from the Society of Women Engineers

University of Alabama senior Lauren Pan received one of the Society of Women Engineers’ most prestigious collegiate awards this year. The senior majoring in chemical engineering was honored in November by the organization, which has more than 40,000 members globally.

Drive to Succeed at Home and Abroad

Pearson took part in a unique program at The University of Alabama, learning German alongside his engineering courses while working for Mercedes-Benz in Alabama and in Germany.


Biomedical Sciences Team Joins The University of Alabama

Three professors specializing in biomedical sciences, biochemistry and bioengineering will join The University of Alabama, boosting research and innovation in novel design and engineering of advanced drug delivery systems.


Even With Less Traffic, Drivers Should Use Caution During Holidays

There has been less traffic and fewer traffic crashes reported in Alabama during the pandemic, but caution is urged for drivers over the holidays because although there have been fewer crashes reported, there have been more fatal crashes than traffic patterns would suggest.

A Scholarly Pursuit: UA Grad Gives Back to Next Generation Students

For many University of Alabama graduates, a scholarship received through the National Alumni Association or another organization had a much bigger impact beyond a monetary amount. It meant peace of mind, a sense of accomplishment or even a chance to join campus organizations and make new friends outside of a job environment. This UA alumnus pursued a second scholarship-based goal after his own graduation and has taken steps to establish a NAA scholarship to help current students coming to the Capstone.

Artis Brown

After he transferred from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point to The University of Alabama, Artis Brown, ’96, didn’t have a lot of scholarship options due to the timing of his transfer. However, Brown made it through that first year largely by utilizing student loans and Pell Grants. Then a breakthrough came the next year.


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