Forest Bioproducts Research Institute
Advancing the understanding of the scientific underpinnings, system behavior and policy implications for the production of forest-based bioproducts.
Process Development Center
Big innovations on a small scale.
Advanced Structures and Composites Center
The University of Maine’s Advanced Structures and Composites Center is a world-leading, interdisciplinary center for research, education, and economic development encompassing material sciences, manufacturing, and the engineering of composites and structures.
Frontier Institute for Research in Sensor Technologies
To be a world-class resource for the realization of cutting-edge sensor systems providing solutions for societal advancement and economic wellbeing.
Enhanced Engineering Tours
Join us on one of live tours or watch a past tour.
Follow the progress of this exciting project.
Ferland Engineering Education & Design Center
The future heart of engineering education at the University of Maine.
Welcome to the College of Engineering at the University of Maine
As Maine’s leading engineering program, the college prepares an educated workforce, conducts research that turns knowledge into innovative solutions, and provides outreach that includes STEM initiatives.
The mission of the College of Engineering at the University of Maine is to produce the graduates and new technologies needed to move Maine’s economy forward. As a UMaine signature area, the College continues to play a vital role in our state and beyond and is a key element in assisting several other signature areas.
The College of Engineering at the University of Maine is Maine’s only educational institution to offer 11 ABET accredited engineering and engineering technology degree programs. Our reputation is known world-wide, our facilities are world-class, and our research contributes significantly to scientific discoveries and economic development in Maine and beyond. Innovating engineering excellence since 1865.
College of Engineering at a Glance
Research Focus Areas:
Advanced Materials for Offshore and Infrastructure
Ocean and Marine Engineering
Biorefining for Fuels, Materials, and Chemicals in Support of Industrial Pulp and Paper Production and Transformation
Advanced Computing for Big Data
Meet the Dean
UMaine engineering has a renowned reputation and students have the opportunity to do hands on projects and conduct meaningful research alongside internationally recognized faculty in such areas as renewable energy, biofuels, robotics, advanced materials, and biomedicine.
Dana N. Humphrey, Ph.D, P.E.
Dean, College of Engineering