• 603 challenge

    With matching funds to kick off the challenge, and several bonus challenges, you can double your impact while supporting the area of CEPS that means the most to you!  To give or learn more, visit unh.edu/603

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    The World Knows Us, So Should You

    See why the top companies in the world turn to UNH or a take a virtual tour of the beautiful Durham campus.

  • Environmental engineering

    #14 in the Nation

    The environmental engineering program at UNH was recently ranked #14 nationally amongst bachelor's programs based on earning potential of graduates.

  • Innovation Scholars

    The first cohort of first-year students in the Innovation Scholars completed their research projects, including on the impact of King Tides in Hampton, New Hampshire. Watch More.

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    Top Tier

    UNH has risen to the top echelon of research universities as designated by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. UNH is now among the 130 doctoral-granting universities in the “very high research activity,” or R1, category.


The University of New Hampshire College of Engineering and Physical Sciences empowers creative thinkers, innovative problem solvers and leaders to make a difference. With world-class programs and faculty mentors, students actively engage in rigorous academics and hands on learning and research opportunities to have an impact in their profession, their community and the world.


Programs of Study

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Olson Advanced Manufacturing Center
Advanced Manufacturing

The John Olson Advanced Manufacturing Center is up and running with a focus on industry engagement, student engagement and research as it connects UNH students to real-world learning opportunities. 

Innovation Scholars
Innovation Scholars

The Innovation Scholars program is a research driven introduction to UNH for first-year students under the direction of a faculty member. Students will develop skills that open doors of opportunity at UNH and connect them to the scholarly activity with UNH Innovation and UNH Career and Professional Success. There are multiple research areas to choose from.

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Faculty Excellence

We are proud to celebrate research excellence in our department of mechanical engineering, whose last eight tenure-track faculty hires have received a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award. It’s one of many ways UNH is exploring the edge of possible through research and its commitment to educating the next generation of engineers.

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Prestigious NSF Graduate Fellowships Awarded

Prestigious NSF Graduate Fellowships Awarded

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Associate Professor Harish Vashisth

Reactions in Action

Reactions in Action

New research could reshape how we design lifesaving drugs...


A Quantum Leap

A Quantum Leap

Physics major, McNair Scholar is Harvard-bound...