UB Engineering
Excellent Undergraduate and Graduate Education,
World-Class Research
The University at Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences -- or UB Engineering, to use our everyday name -- is the largest and most comprehensive public school of engineering in New York State.
Academics
We offer undergraduate and graduate degree programs in seven departments:
Vital Statistics
UB Engineering was founded in 1946.
We currently have 165 faculty members.
Our enrollment (Fall 2013) is 3,097 undergraduates and 1,801 graduate students.
In 2012-13 we conferred 680 bachelor’s, 378 master’s, and 77 doctorate degrees.
We have 28,000 alumni living in all 50 states and in 65 countries.
Research
Our annual research expenditures are currently about $60 million and our per faculty research expenditure puts us in the top 10 percent of U.S. engineering schools according to NSF collected data.
Our research portfolio includes exceptional accomplishment in such areas as:
earthquake damage mitigation
tissue engineering
photonics and biophotonics
machine learning and pattern recognition
nanostructures
biosensors
human factors in transportation safety
computer-aided visualization
information fusion
Our Partners
UB Engineering works with corporate partners in a variety of ways that range from joint research ventures, to continuing education, to co-op work arrangements for our students. We are active in the community, both with our colleagues in the profession and with school students who are the future of engineering.