Academics

In the College of Engineering, we aim to give you a transformational educational experience that inspires you in your relentless pursuit of innovations that create a better future for our world.

2021 Operations Update

The College of Engineering is acting in accordance with the University’s COVID-19 Response plan. While access to in-person services are limited, we are committed to ensuring a safe, healthy, and successful school year for every student in the College of Engineering. More details can be found on the 2021 information page.

Undergraduate Academics

In the College of Engineering, you don’t simply sit in lecture halls and learn from textbooks. You learn from top-flight faculty who are at the forefront of creating new knowledge in their fields. You learn by rolling up your sleeves and actually putting your engineering education into practice. You practice the art of working together—and in the process, you gain not only knowledge critical to success in your engineering discipline, but also exposure to broader viewpoints that enhance your contributions and yield more useful solutions. Learn more about our undergraduate program.

 

Graduate Academics

As a graduate student in the College of Engineering, you’ll be part of a highly elite group of scholars who play a major role in making our groundbreaking research a reality. Here, you’ll find an environment that embraces creative thinking and encourages collaboration. You’ll find world-renowned faculty innovators who are invested in you. And you will receive the support and resources you need to be productive and successful here—and to enjoy rewarding careers as entrepreneurs, or in industry, government or academia. Learn more about our graduate program.

Interdisciplinary Professional Programs

Once you’ve transitioned from the University of Wisconsin to the workplace, UW-Madison still has your professional development needs covered through the Office of Interdisciplinary Professional Programs! Learn more about the engineering non-credit short courses and certificates we offer, as well as our online master’s degree and graduate-level certificate programs!