// College of Engineering

UW-Madison team wins innovation award in Hyperloop competition

A team of University of Wisconsin–Madison students won an innovation award in a worldwide SpaceX Hyperloop pod competition. The UW–Madison Badgerloop team competed against 30…

Tags: BadgerLoop, students

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// Chemical & Biological Engineering

Cheese, cows and manure: For all stakeholders, systems approach makes tough decisions easier to digest

Wisconsin is known as America’s dairyland—more than one third of all the cows in America live on some-3,000 farms in the state. Those bovine residents…

Tags: CBE, Faculty, manure management, research, Victor Zavala

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// Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Physics

Capital infusion prepares UW-Madison startup to stir up industrial adhesive market

An idea hatched during an engineering class at the University of Wisconsin–Madison promises to reduce waste in a common industrial mixing process. Epoxy and hardener,…

Tags: alumni, Brian Pekron, Eric Ronning, Re Mixers Inc., spinoff, startup

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// Civil & Environmental Engineering

Wisconsin proving ground paves way for driverless vehicle research

A partnership including University of Wisconsin–Madison engineers has been named one of 10 proving grounds for driverless cars and trucks by the U.S. Department of…

Tags: CEE, driverless vehicles, Peter Rafferty, TOPS Lab, Traffic Operations and Safety Laboratory

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Our students don't just learn, they do.

In the College of Engineering, we deliver a world-class educational experience that transports our students beyond the theory and into real, meaningful engineering work that can change the world. Explore our academic programs.

About Engineering Programs

Undergraduate programs

The College of Engineering is one of the best places in the world to get an engineering education. We have world-class faculty. We have an outstanding curriculum that focuses on providing you the technological tools, resources and knowledge that will help you develop solutions to problems in fields ranging from medicine to energy to manufacturing—and many more.

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Graduate programs

Our graduate academic programs are highly ranked and our faculty widely are respected as leaders in their fields. Here you will find a community in which you will excel. You will find faculty, staff and peer students who are supportive and committed to your success. You will find rigorous coursework that will prepare you to achieve your goals. You will experience an environment highly conducive to collaboration—and meet faculty with a broad range of research interests and connections both on campus and around the world.

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Education for working engineers

Whether you’re a new professional or have years of experience in your chosen field, UW-Madison’s Engineering Professional Development can offer you unique, high-quality educational experiences you won’t find anywhere else. Our programs are structured to help working professionals continue their educational path without interrupting their full-time jobs. You will be empowered, engaged, and more passionate about your career after completing courses or a degree program from UW-Madison. And you’ll have the confidence and skills to take your projects or your responsibilities to the next level.

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