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 2,482 students – 2,206 of whom are undergraduates. About 52% 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 2017  -- much higher than the national average of 20%.

The College offers undergraduate (BSE) engineering degrees in the following disciplines.  The Fall 2017 number of undergrads by major:

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

Power Plant

Biomedical Engineering

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Mechanical and Industrial



Iowa River Clean-Up

Saturday, April, 21 - 8:30 am

Join us for the River Clean-Up 2018 on Earth Day weekend, Saturday, April 21, from 9–11 am along the Iowa River in Iowa City! This event is part of the UI Theme Semester, “Climate for...

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WorldCanvass: Climate Science and the Environment

Wednesday, April, 25 - 5:00 pm

Environmental challenges come in all shapes and sizes.  Some seem far away and intangible while others touch us in our homes, on our farmland, in the air we breathe, and in the water we drink....


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IE Graduate Seminar

Thursday, April, 26 - 3:30 pm

University of Iowa Assistant Professor Suyong Song will be speaking. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with...

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