School of Engineering

Dean: Dr. J. Iwan Alexander

The School of Engineering is comprised of five departments: Biomedical Engineering; Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering; Electrical and Computer Engineering; Materials Science and Engineering; and Mechanical Engineering. The School offers six programs leading to a master’s degree and four programs leading to a doctoral degree.

Engineering at UAB is about the brightest, most talented researchers in their fields bringing new basic science discoveries and new applied technologies to fruition. Engineering at UAB is about smart, driven students from across the city, state, and world learning together and taking advantage of a multitude of opportunities for real-world educational experiences. Engineering at UAB is about collaboration: projects that are bringing engineers together with medical professionals, business leaders, and fellow scientists from other disciplines, in order to push the envelope and discover new, innovative solutions for the challenges our world faces. The School of Engineering seeks to provide students with the opportunities you need to meet your goals.