Faculty of Engineering

Dao Xiang

Why UVic engineering?

It's a combination of our extraordinary environment, hands-on learning opportunities, and desire to make an impact on the world around us.

Read more
Google Impact Challenge Winners

Google Impact Challenge winners

The Victoria Hand Project (VHP), a non-profit operating from Mechanical Engineering's BDSL lab, is one of five organizations to receive a $250,000 grant from Google.org in the Google Impact Challenge Canada competition.

Read more
Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey, Canada Research Chair

Dr. Margaret-Anne Storey, Canada Research Chair

Dr. Storey studies how technology can help people explore, understand, visualize and share big data sources and complex information.

Read more
Self healing concrete research

Self healing concrete research

Scientists at the University of Victoria are working on making so-called “smart concrete” that heals and seals cracks, greatly reducing potential infrastructure disasters and extending lifespans of buildings and structures.

Read more
Cancer detectives

Cancer detectives

UVic researchers are developing a simple and inexpensive way to detect lung cancer.

Read more

Invent the future

Join us at one of Canada's top-ranked universities and start your high-paying career in engineering or computer science. At UVic you'll be surrounded by exciting research, experience real-life learning, and study in our state-of-the-art facilities. You'll have access to world-class professors, life-changing opportunities, and possibly the most attractive and vibrant location that any university can offer.

If you're excited by the thought of building a sustainable society or of working on nanotechnology, computer graphics, photonics or wireless networks, this is the place for you.