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

ChemE prof Molly Shoichet featured in NOW magazine - NOW magazine recently published a feature article on ChemE University Professor Molly Shoichet and the numerous awards she has received. Prof. Shoichet has been turning heads for her innovative work in stem cell science and drug delivery systems. She won the 2016 Till & McCulloch Award, which recognizes Canadian stem cell researchers, for her studies... Read more »
Michael Sefton receives $1.1M from JDRF for type 1 diabetes research - University of Toronto professor Michael Sefton (ChemE, IBBME) has been presented with a major research award from international diabetes foundation JDRF to advance treatment research for type 1 diabetes (T1D). The funding, valued at approximately $1.1 million ($845,135 USD), supports a three-year study at the University of Toronto’s Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering (IBBME)... Read more »
ChemE students compete at Green Energy Challenge finals - The University of Toronto student chapter of the Canadian/National Electrical Contractors Association (CECA/NECA) is one of three finalists to compete at the 2016 Green Energy Challenge in Boston this weekend. The students from U of T Engineering are the only Canadian team, and will compete against teams from Iowa State and the University of Washington.... Read more »
Molly Shoichet delivers keynote address at 2016 Young Women in Engineering Symposium - More than 50 aspiring female engineers gathered at the University of Toronto for the annual Young Women in Engineering Symposium (YWIES) on Saturday, October 1. University Professor Molly Shoichet (IBBME, ChemE), a world-renowned researcher and pioneering biomedical engineer, delivered the keynote address. Read the full story.
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