The Laboratory of Industrial Analysis and Materials Engineering was created in April 2001. It is located on the central campus of the 8 May 1945 University of Guelma. The laboratory currently comprises 53 researchers, including 21 permanent research professors and 32 doctoral researchers.

        The purpose of the laboratory is to contribute to the development of research in the fields of industrial chemistry and materials; the goal is to be able to maintain a partnership with industry and research sectors.

The laboratory develops its activities around the following main lines of research:

- Chromatographic, Spectrochemical and Organic Materials Analysis.

- Chemical Engineering

- Electrochemistry and Corrosion

- Surface, Interfaces and Nanostructures