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Indicators of quality

UW-Madison ranks 11th among all undergraduate mechanical engineering programs at national public universities in the United States (19th overall including private schools), in U.S. News’s 2021 rankings report.

Our distinguished faculty have been recognized for their research contributions with awards from national and international organizations.

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Quick Facts

  • 200 undergraduate scholarship recipients with the total amount nearly $250,000 dollars.
  • Bachelor’s: 173
  • Master’s: 42
  • PhDs: 15

July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014

  • New disclosures: 22
  • US patent applications filed: 4
  • US patents issued: 10
  • Total active licenses: 14
  • New licenses executed: 1
  • 12 professors
  • 7 associate professors
  • 11 assistant professors