The main purpose of this department is to nurture industrial personnels of chemical engineering and materials engineering. The students learn the general professional knowledge of chemical engineering and materials engineering. The students are trained to enhance the manufacturing knowledge of high technique materials and environmental protection materials to meet the industrial requirements and characteristic material specialty. Also, the students are familiar with the local area research specialty such as the biotechnology development of Yilan area. The students are trained to be familiar with the concept of industrial safety, hygiene and pollution control, to understand the importance of the prevention of professional disaster and environmental protection. This department will be an important place for nurturing material developing personnels in east area.