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

AirSENCE featured in AllerGen magazine - The Allergy, Genes and Environment Network (AllerGen) recently featured a story on AirSENCE, a device developed by Professor Greg Evans and team that provides real-time air quality monitoring, in AllerGen’s spring magazine. Read full story.
Innovations in teaching: Greg Evans - Greg Evans, one of three winners of the 2015 President’s Teaching Awards, spoke to U of T News about teaching teamwork in chemical engineering in this second instalment of the Innovations in Teaching series. Read full story.
Simple attraction: U of T Engineering researchers control protein release from nanoparticles without encapsulation - A U of T Engineering team has designed a simpler way to keep therapeutic proteins where they are needed for long periods of time. The discovery is a potential game-changer for the treatment of chronic illnesses or injuries that often require multiple injections or daily pills. For decades, biomedical engineers have been painstakingly encapsulating proteins... Read more »
OCCAM’s Official Grand Opening draws in crowd - On Thursday, May 12, over 200 people across 58 organizations spanning academia, industry and government attended the Ontario Centre for the Characterisation of Advanced Materials (OCCAM) Official Grand Opening in the Wallberg Building. OCCAM contains leading-edge equipment for imaging, analyzing and manipulating materials with nanometre-scale precision. These insights will help researchers understand the natural world... Read more »
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