About Chemical Engineering at U of T

U of T regularly ranks as the best university in Canada to study chemical engineering and offers one of the top programs in the world. In your upper years, you'll have a chance to participate in the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering's Minors and Certificates, and explore the Department's eight research clusters: Biomolecular & Biomedical Engineering; Bioprocess Engineering; Chemical & Material Process Engineering; Environmental Science & Engineering; Informatics; Pulp & Paper; Surface & Interface Engineering; and Sustainable Energy.

In The News

Hydrogenics wins hybrid hydrogen power contract in northeast Thailand - Mississauga developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation technology and hydrogen fuel cell power modules Hydrogenics Corporation (TSX:HYG) (NASDAQ:HYGS) – led by Daryl Wilson (ChemE 8T2) – has been awarded a contract on the Electricity Generation Authority of Thailand (EGAT)s Lam Takhong Wind Hydrogen Hybrid Project, along with Phraram 2 Civil Engineering Co., Ltd., which will... Read more »
TDSB catches up with top scholars - The Toronto District School Board (TDSD) recently announced the names of its highest achieving students this year and caught up with a few past scholars. Among the group of past scholars was Stephanie Gaglione (ChemE 1T6 + PEY). Stephanie graduated from St. Robert Catholic High School in 2012 with a 99.67 per cent average. She... Read more »
Think a more fuel-efficient engine is the green choice? Maybe not - Trying to think green when buying a car? Whether your new fuel-efficient engine helps or hurts the warming planet depends on where you live and what you’re putting in the tank, shows new research out of U of T Engineering. New cars aim to deliver high performance with maximum fuel efficiency, making them easier on... Read more »
Hungry for hazardous waste: New funding will help commercialize pollution-eating microbes - Professor Elizabeth Edwards (ChemE) and her team have developed a secret weapon in the war against pollution: a mix of micro-organisms that eat toxic chemicals for breakfast. New funding announced today by Genome Canada will help Edwards and her industrial partners bring the unique microbial culture to market. Everywhere that tanks of oil or gasoline... Read more »
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