Engineering starts here

Your pathway to an exciting career

We offer a wide range of programs designed to help you reach your potential. Our graduates become doctors, inventors, entrepreneurs, CEOs and one even became an astronaut. Find out where an engineering degree can take you!

Common first year

Foundation year

Benefit from our common first year and experience a variety of disciplines before selecting a major.



Apply for one of our seven majors at the end of your first year to complete your degree.



Expand your career potential with an optional minor, completed with your major.

Do you have an energy technology diploma? Continue your studies with us with our Energy Engineering program.

There’re so many clubs within engineering. You can get involved in racing, or building a rocket or being part of a student advocacy group…. Also, many students graduate with a job offer in their hands. That’s something great to consider.

Jiani Deng

President, Engineering Students' Society President (2018-2019)

We're here to help you succeed

Academic support

Our Engineering Student Centre can help you with registration and course selection, apply for a program, graduation eligibility and more. Our Engineering Academic Success Centre offers free tutoring and effective study strategies.  

Engineering Student Centre

Career support

Our Engineering Career Centre can help you meet employers at industry events, learn how to build the best resume or prepare for an interview, and assist you in getting paid work experience through our internship program. 

Engineering Career Centre

Financial support

UCalgary engineering students earned $4.4 million in scholarships and bursaries in 2018. We offer several significant awards that are only available to our engineering students. Some require specific applications. 

Fees and funding