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2016-2017 University Catalog 
2016-2017 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering


Welcome to the Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering at Purdue University. Our mission is to prepare students, citizens, and industry for the future through innovative education and extension/outreach programs and the discovery of knowledge.

Our cross-disciplinary strengths include academic and research programs in agriculture, biology, and engineering, as well as dual degree programs. Our engineering degrees are granted by the College of Engineering and our agricultural systems management degree is granted by the College of Agriculture. The job market remains strong for our graduates who have excellent career opportunities, and demand for our graduates is very high.

Our faculty, students and staff are pursuing cutting-edge research that improves quality of life as well as advances scientific and engineering frontiers. Our extension programs are helping citizens of Indiana and beyond improve their lives.


Contact Information

Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering
Purdue University
Agricultural and Biological Engineering Building
225 South University Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2093
Phone: (765) 494-1162
Fax: (765) 496-1115

The Main office for the department is located in Room 201 of the ABE Building.

Graduate Information

For Graduate Information please see Agricultural and Biological Engineering Graduate Program Information .