Areas of research

Destination 2020 outlines four major strategic goals: research excellence, internationalization, the student experience, and bilingualism. The vision for research excellence is to rank among the top 5 Canadian universities in research intensity, and to rank among the top 100 worldwide in its strongest areas of research.

Chemical and Biological Engineering

Research is being conducted in five major fields of specialization, which demonstrates the multidisciplinary nature and broad reach of modern chemical engineering.

Civil Engineering

Professors and students are actively pursuing research in cutting-edge laboratories in order to improve the physical infrastructure of our society for the benefit of humanity.

Mechanical Engineering

Mechanical engineering is a very broad field of research: it encompasses machines, materials, energy, manufacturing, automation, biomedical engineering, aerospace, and much more.

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