Welcome to Villanova University College of Engineering, ranked #11 in the country by U.S. News & World Report (2015) for engineering schools awarding primarily bachelor’s and master’s degrees.
Since 1905, Villanova’s College of Engineering has educated technically competent, socially responsible, “whole brain” engineers.
Villanova University Associate Professor Qianhong Wu, PhD, Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been awarded a $279,993 three-year grant from the National Science Foundation for “Lift Generation in a Functionalized Supra Molecular Porous Layer, From Red Cells to Super Lubrication.” read more
Thanks to a generous $75,000 grant from the Harris Foundation, four multidisciplinary teams of engineering students were competitively selected to participate in a new, campus-based incubator program called the Villanova Summer Innovation Incubator (VSII). read more
Villanova University’s College of Engineering is one of 22 schools in the Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network (KEEN), an initiative of The Kern Family Foundation. The Network encourages intercollegiate student projects across colleges and universities. read more
In January 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $1 million grant to Villanova University to study urban stormwater management in Philadelphia. read more
Research Professor Fauzia Ahmad, PhD, director of the Radar Imaging Laboratory at Villanova University’s Center for Advanced Communications (CAC), has been appointed an associate editor of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. read more
When it launched in January 2010, Villanova’s Master of Science in Sustainable Engineering (MSSE) program was the first of its kind in the nation. Five years on and more than 60 graduates later it remains at the forefront of this increasingly vital field, training engineers and scientists to apply a whole-systems approach to problem-solving through a life-cycle lens. read more