Founded in 1865, the University of Maine is a land and sea grant institution, and the flagship campus of the University of Maine System. Located in Orono along the banks of the Stillwater River, this vibrant and dynamic university serves Maine, the nation, and the world through its teaching, research and outreach mission. University of Maine students come from every county in Maine, more than 45 other states and 65 countries. UMaine offers 90 undergraduate majors and academic programs, 70 master’s degree programs, and 35 doctoral programs. Opportunity for all members of the University of Maine community and its constituents is a cornerstone of our mission.
The institute firmly believes and strives hard to impart knowledge and entrepreneurial skills to its students to enable them to address real-world problems with ease. The institute offers high academic standards through unique knowledge dissemination pedagogy, creative projects, industry interactions and innovation at all levels.