Dotterweich Engineering Building

Welcome to the Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering

A Message From the Dean

Alam Mohammad

I am delighted to welcome you to the Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering, the premier engineering college in South Texas. The college has been offering engineering degree programs since 1936 and has graduated thousands of students who have or had very successful professional careers. It is not just a college of engineering; it is an 80+ year tradition of excellence. Currently, the college enrolls nearly 3200 students which is about 35% of the campus enrollment. Read more»

Home of the Javelina Engineers

Welcome to the home page of the Frank H Dotterweich College of Engineering at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. We are pleased that you are interested in finding out about our college, faculty, facilities and educational opportunities. This web site provides you with information about our degree programs, engineering career information and our outstanding faculty and students. The college of engineering offers the following degree programs:

Upcoming Events

1. Javelina Preview Days, November 18, 2017

2. E-week, February, 2018

3. Senior Design Conference, May 4, 2018 (more details to come)

4. Dean's Leadership Board Meeting, May 17, 2018

5. College of Engineering Awards and Recognition Ceremony, MSUB Ballrooms A&B, May 17, 2018

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Breaking News

Congratulations to Dr. Tusher Sinha, Assistant Professor of Environmental Engineering, for receiving a research grant from the National Science Foundation for a project on “Collaborative Research: Design and control coordinated green and gray water infrastructure” in the amount of $625K in September 2017.


CoE is offering a new NRC Nuclear Engineering Doctoral Fellowship, click here for more details.


Dr. Mohammad Alam, Professor and Dean, presented a keynote address on “Optical Pattern Recognition” at the Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Nuevo León, México, on May 30, 2017 as a Fellows Travelling Lecturer of the Optical Society of America.


Texas A&M University Kingsville joins with the Elk’s for Summer 2017 Youth STEM Camp on June 27-29. We are happy to announce that the camp is full and registration is closed now. For more information, call 361-593-2000. 


Future Engineers of South Texas (FEST) Summer Camp Applications Available!The College of Engineering will host a Future Engineers of South Texas (FEST) summer camp for students entering 7th, 8th, or 9th grade in Fall 2017.  Applications (click here for pdf) are now available and are due May 26, 2017.  FEST will cost $125 for participants.  A limited number of participant scholarships are available thanks to a $3000 grant from the Coastal Bend Community Foundation’s “Kids Go To Camp!” program.  For more information, please contact Austin McCoy (361-593-2799;


April 13, 2017, the Engineering Graduate Poster Competition took place at the College of Engineering.  Over 30 posters were displayed in the competition by our graduate students presenting parts of their excellent research projects. 


Dr. Mohammad S. Alam, Dean of the College of Engineering, served as the Conference Chair for the SPIE Conference on Pattern Recognition and Tracking XXVIII, which was held in Anaheim, California during April 9-13, 2017.


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This page was last updated on: November 20, 2017