Welcome to the College of Engineering community. With nine departments and more than 1,300 graduate and PhD students, we consistently rank among the top engineering programs in the country. The college is home to 44 research centers covering a wide range of topics. College faculty and staff report more than a hundred invention disclosures each year, and many faculty have received prestigious National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator, Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers or Faculty Early Career Development Awards. Almost 20 professors have been named to the National Academy of Engineering.
Admission for graduate students is handled directly by graduate-level degree programs within the college. Find information about academic departments and other resources provided on this page to learn more about taking your engineering degree to the next level.
Read this boston.com blog post, “Should you go to grad school? Yes, if ... ” by alumnus Soren Harrison, who earned his master's degree in nuclear engineering and engineering physics in 2005 and his PhD in the same discipline in 2008.
GRADUATE STUDENT NEWS
- GERS students bring science and engineering to underrepresented minority students in Madison
- Graduate mentors help guide undergrads through their early research experiences
- PhD student wins award at international symposium
- CEE Professor wins K.B. Woods Award
- Students receive awards at biomechanics conference
- Researchers bring geothermal energy to rural Wisconsin
- ECE Assistant Professor receives NSF Grant to develop efficient permanent magnet electric machine
- UW-Madison and other universities receive NSF grant to investigate human and water security in Ethiopia
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Find College of Engineering faculty by department or research interests at the college faculty directory.