Today's world is full of challenges for those who want to help create better and safer products for the home and industry, to develop new resources of energy, to fight pollution and to preserve our environment.
Chemical engineering provides students with real-world experience through laboratory classes, hands-on operation of pilot scale equipment, and research projects that result in clean energy production and medical applications.
UA’s chemical and biological engineering curriculum is designed to shape students into the kinds of people who understand as much as possible about their world and their roles in it, and who want to make a difference in the world today. Students graduating from this program pursue various careers, including petroleum engineers, pharmaceutical manufacturing, patent lawyers, process engineers, medical doctors, and dentists. Read more...
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
UA Lunabotics Team to Defend Title
May 9, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
After winning first place in last year's NASA Lunabotics Mining Competition, a team of students called Alabama Lunabotics from The University of Alabama and... Shelton State Community College will return to the competition May 20 at Kennedy Space Center. Read more
UA Students Receive Goldwater Scholarships
April 12, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
Two University of Alabama students were awarded scholarships by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation, and two more students... were recognized for an honorable mention. Read more
Gupta Named UA Distinguished Research Professor
March 13, 2013 - NEWS RELEASE - UANEWS.UA.EDU
The University of Alabama's Board of Trustees has named Dr. Arunava Gupta, a professor of chemistry and chemical and biological engineering at UA, a... Distinguished University Research Professor. Read more