// Biomedical Engineering

Historic endowed chair takes BME student experience to new levels

Peter Tong (MSEE ’65) wants biomedical engineering students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison to gain the kind of hands-on experience and entrepreneurial mentality that will…

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// Civil & Environmental Engineering

The road to greener asphalt

Asphalt covers more than 90 percent of the 2.7 million miles of paved roads in the United States. It’s a durable yet flexible material, creating…

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// Mechanical Engineering

Advancing additive manufacturing by slashing support

3D printing opens up design possibilities that engineers could once only dream of. The technology allows manufacturers to create parts with unique and complex shapes—parts…

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// Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Physics, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Sensing and controls pioneer Lorenz named to National Academy of Engineering

On Feb. 7, 2019, the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) posthumously named Robert Lorenz, who was a longtime University of Wisconsin-Madison mechanical engineering professor, to…

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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. We value a welcoming and supportive environment for our faculty, staff and students, and we work and learn in a community that encourages diversity and inclusiveness. 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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