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Welcome to the Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering at North Dakota State University.


The IME Department offers high quality undergraduate and graduate programs through innovative teaching, imaginative research and scholarship. We offer two programs of study: Industrial Engineering &Management and Manufacturing Engineering.  Industrial Engineering concentrates on  designing, installing, and improving procedures and systems for effective and efficient operation of enterprises in healthcare, financial, transportation, distribution and other types of service industries; governmental units and agencies. Manufacturing engineering involves 1) designing processes to make high-quality, functional and economical products; 2) developing facilities for efficient production systems; and 3) utilizing advanced technologies such as laser machining, welding, robotics and micro-manufacturing.

  • Dean Joseph Stanislao Scholarship - Jaron Hughes, Alexander Sinclair
  • Gordon Heller Scholarship - Wyat Knell, Joseph Fritzjunker, Isaac Rutten
  • Walter Booth Scholarship - Michael Zweber, Lauren Frolich
  • Frank Biltonen Scholarship - Cooper Bierscheid, Hannah Schnepf, Katie Scholl
  • George B. Probstfield Scholarship - Twila Moser
  • Phillip W. Ruud Scholarship - Cong Liu
  • Mork Scholarship - Katie Scholl

Interested in finding out more information about our programs? Schedule a visit by calling 1-800-488-NDSU.


Canan Bilen-Green, Interim Chair and Dale Hogoboom Professor        

Dr. Canan Bilen-Green, (701) 231-7040

Dawn Allmaras, Academic and Student Services Coordinator, (701) 231-7287

Mailing address (U.S. Postal System):

Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

NDSU Dept. 2485, PO Box 6050

Fargo, North Dakota 58108-6050

Shipping address (Fedex or UPS):

Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

North Dakota State University

1410 14th Avenue North

Room 202 Civil & Industrial Engineering

Fargo, North Dakota 58102     

Department Fax

(701) 231-7195

Comprehensive student registration information and resources 

Tenure-Track Faculty Position.

We are now accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position. To apply, please visit: For information about this position please click here.

Make a Donation

NDSU IME Department welcomes your donation to its funds in support of its outreach programs and scholarships. Visit here for further information.

News & Events

Congratulations to Atif Osmani, recipient of a Graduate School Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship for the 2013-14 academic year.

Matthew Vettel is the Fall 2013 recipient of the IME Department's Award of Excellence.  This program formally recognizes alumni and friends of the department that have made significant contributions to the department, their profession, and society. Matthew holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Management from NDSU (1990), and a MBA from Harvard School of Business Administration (1994). 

Iddrisu Awudu has been hired as an instructor in the Department of Management, School of Business, MSUM, Moorhead, Minnesota.  He will be teaching Operations Management and Management Information Systems.    We wish him success in his career!

Val Marinov, associate professor of industrial and manufacturing engineering, spoke with the BBC about the method developed at NDSU to embed ultra-thin passive RFID chips in paper. Read the story at

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Upcoming Conferences

IIE North Central Regional Conference, March 6-8, 2014, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, Rapid City, SD

IIE Annual Conference and Exposition 2014, May 31-June 3, 2014 - Montreal, Canada




Video Clip

Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Careers

Part 1

Part 2

IIE Promotional Video




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North Dakota State University
Phone: +1 (701) 231-7287 / Fax: (701) 231-7195
Campus address: Civil and Industrial Engineering 202
Physical/delivery address: 1410 14th Avenue North, Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 2485 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 03, 2013 8:39:21 AM