Research at the Faculty of Engineering and Science (ENGINEERING) is wide-ranging, spanning from basic to application-oriented research that can solve the major global societal challenges. This includes: the transition to green energy, ensuring clean water for the world's population, and smart and innovative methods of production. Research at the faculty is conducted in five departments, each within their core area as well as collaboratively across areas and with other national and international research institutions in order to achieve the best results.

The Faculty of Engineering and Science is represented on Aalborg University's campuses in Aalborg, Esbjerg and Copenhagen.