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University Professor Molly Shoichet awarded Chemical Institute of Canada Medal

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ChemE Prof Receives the University of Toronto Northrop Frye Award

Engineering Professors Recognized with Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Medal

Alumnus Wins 2012 Small Young Innovator Awards

Alumnus Wins 2012 Small Young Innovator Awards

Lectures at the Leading Edge

Lectures at the Leading Edge (LLE) is the Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry's annual distinguished lecture series. It engages world-class researchers and thought leaders in Canada and around the world to spark conversations on the latest innovations in existing and emerging areas relevant to chemical engineering, applied chemistry and the engineering profession.

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Upcoming Events

10:00 am Cross Appointment Seminar: There... @ ONLINE
Cross Appointment Seminar: There... @ ONLINE
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am
Alán Aspuru-Guzik, Professor, Depts. of Chemistry and Computer Science, University of Toronto In this colloquium level talk, I will overview my research group’s activities in the area of self-driving laboratories. These labs combine artificial intelligence,... Read more »
12:00 pm Graduation & Convocation
Graduation & Convocation
Jun 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES! The University of Toronto will host a virtual ceremony to celebrate our graduates on: Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. ET The University of Toronto is pleased to announce the date of... Read more »
all-day Engineering Research Days: Empow...
Engineering Research Days: Empow...
Jun 24 – Jun 25 all-day
Save the date: the first ever Engineering Research Days: Empowering Innovation event is coming up on June 24 – 25, 2021! You’re invited to join researchers and students from across U of T Engineering to... Read more »
9:00 am Beacon Mini Symposium @ ONLINE
Beacon Mini Symposium @ ONLINE
Jun 25 @ 9:00 am
9:35 AM Louise Moyle Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Toronto A mechanobiology-based approach to muscle stem cell repair Olwyn Mahon Postdoctoral Fellow, Trinity College Dublin | University Limerick Interplay between immune cells and tissue specific microenvironmental... Read more »
all-day 2021 CRAFT Virtual Symposium
2021 CRAFT Virtual Symposium
Aug 25 – Aug 27 all-day
The Centre for Research and Applications in Fluidic Technologies (CRAFT) will be hosting a second virtual symposium from August 25 to 27, 2021. This year’s CRAFT Virtual Symposium will showcase cutting-edge microfluidics research related to... Read more »

Prospective Students


As a Chemical Engineering student, you will learn to address issues with a large impact on society: the need to decrease our environmental footprint, create sustainable processes and improve human health and more.


Our reputation as a research powerhouse and a collaborative and caring community enables us and challenge you to reach your full potential by providing opportunities for growth through various academic and non-academic programs. Develop your professional skills and build solid foundation for fruitful and rewarding careers.


Faculty Initiatives

U of T Engineering CONNECT

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Engineering for the World (E4TW)

Discover the many ways our students and alumni are inspiring change in their communities and around the world.

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Equity, Diversity & Inclusion

We are committed to fostering an environment in which each member of our community can excel, contribute and benefit from different perspectives.

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Research & Partnerships

Addressing industry challenges with research-based solutions

The Department of Chemical Engineering & Applied Chemistry at the University of Toronto has a long tradition of successful collaborations with industrial partners that address commercially relevant technical challenges. The University provides excellent institutional support for strategic industry-university partnerships that maximize impact by leveraging various federal and provincial funding sources.

Our faculty members are world leaders in their fields working with diverse and talented graduate students and postdoctoral fellows on real-world problems in sectors as diverse as energy, environment, health, bioprocessing, pulp and paper, industrial water and mineral extraction.

Examples of our industrial collaborations include:


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