Welcome to the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences!

We are home to world-leading research and education in chemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics and statistics, and physics at the University of Guelph. Our students graduate equipped for a shifting job market, prepared for dynamic careers in STEM. Our vibrant, connected community welcomes you from the moment you join us to learn or work. We are one of the country's leading comprehensive and research-intensive universities. Explore our programs:

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Features and Highlights

Collage of Dr. Beth Parker's headshot with Dr. Animesh Dutta's headshot, both with greenery in their background.

Two Newly-appointed Research Leadership Chairs in CEPS

Dr. Animesh Dutta and Dr. Beth Parker have been named as CEPS Leadership Chairs. 

Researchers in lab coat smiling in lab with samples and Dr. Mario Monterio.

Vaccine Research Targets Bacterial Infections

New oral therapeutic to treat bacterial diarrhea enters human clinical trial phase.

Two test tubes of DNA lit up fluorescent orange and green.

How Clean is Your Tap Water?

Chemistry researchers develop a new sensor for detecting lead in drinking water.

Group of people standing on stairs of computing classroom smiling at camera.

Unveiling the Secrets of the Universe: A Quantum Leap in Nuclear Physics

Imagine solving a puzzle with billions of pieces – that's what Dr. Gezerlis and his team are mastering through computational Physics. 



Undergraduate Programs

We are ranked as one of Canada's top comprehensive schools and number one for student satisfaction, with diverse programming in physical, computing, and engineering sciences.

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Graduate Programs

We are home to world-renowned faculty, innovative research facilities, and exceptional opportunities for graduate student learning and research.

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Study Permit Cap

There have been changes to study permit application requirements for new international students. We are committed to supporting you in attending the University of Guelph.

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