The College of Engineering is one of 11 Colleges that comprise The University of Iowa. With educational courses dating back over 100 years, the College today has an enrollment of approximately 2,445 students – 2,176 of whom are undergraduates. About 54.6% of the engineering undergraduates are residents of Iowa. Women make up more than 27% of all undergrads in Engineering@Iowa and more than 25% of the engineering incoming first-year students in fall 2018.

The College offers undergraduate (BSE) engineering degrees in the following disciplines. 

Learn more about each program below.

Iowa City ranks among the nation's best college towns in countless surveys and studies based on our quality of life, cost of living, and earning potential for young professionals. In fact, Forbes ranks the University of Iowa as one of the top 10 best college cities to live in and Best College Towns rank the University of Iowa #9 in the top 50 best college towns in America. Because of our diverse and large student boad, Iowa City is a vibrant, cultured, accessible, and fun college town. 

Learn more about our Graduate Programs below. 

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Our Departments

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Roy J. Carver Department of Biomedical Engineering

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Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

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Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Electrical and Computer Engineering

Industrial and Systems Engineering

Industrial and Systems Engineering

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Mechanical Engineering

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UIRF Inventor Office Hours

Tuesday, September, 29 - 4:00 pm

Connect with UIRF if you have questions about intellectual property (IP) and commercialization. The University of Iowa Research Foundation (UIRF) assists University of Iowa faculty researchers in...

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So Much to Do, So Little Time: Time Management Strategies for Academic Success

Wednesday, September, 30 - 10:30 am

Learn about tools to create effective time management plans and to recognize how your academic success is affected by time management. This workshop is part of the academic success workshop series...

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Fall 2020 VIRTUAL Engineering Career Fair

Thursday, October, 1 - 11:00 am

Due to the national pandemic, all Fall 2020 Career Fairs will be taking place virtually; including the Fall 2020 Engineering Career Fair. With that being said, we still encourage you to treat it...

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