Academics - Engineering
Engineers solve the most pressing problems of our time — and the University of Maine has a longstanding tradition of excellence in engineering. At UMaine, you’ll work with and learn from nationally and internationally recognized innovators in their fields. You’ll also be able to take advantage of our programs in leadership and management and state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities. Undergraduates have the opportunity to do meaningful research alongside faculty, and professors, not graduate students, teach classes. We have a high placement rate in top graduate programs.
- Chemical and Biological Engineering
- Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Electrical and Computer Engineering
- Engineering Physics
- Mechanical Engineering
- School of Engineering Technology
Alumni Success Stories
“Understanding the details of endoglin’s function will lead to mechanistic insights into the processes of cell adhesion, migration and invasion, and will advance our understanding of a variety of complex biological processes, including vascular development, vascular disease and cancer progression.”
Student Success Stories
When Travis Wallace first heard about the potential of thermoelectric power generation — which relates to the production of electric power from waste heat — the then-Maine Maritime Academy undergraduate could easily picture the technology’s possibilities for the maritime industry.