Prospective Graduate Students

Explore Graduate Study in Engineering

The Samueli School of Engineering faculty generates the latest knowledge in areas that offer high growth potential, including nano-scale technology, biomedical engineering, information technology, energy, transportation and the environment.

More than a dozen of the school's faculty members have been elected Fellows in professional societies, and nine assistant and associate professors have received National Science Foundation Young Investigator and CAREER Awards over the last decade. Two are also recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Engineers and Scientists. To read more in-depth information regarding our faculty and research centers, visit our faculty profiles that share contact information, as well as current research activities. Additionally, you will find detailed information about the activities in our many research units.

The Samueli School of Engineering provides a stimulating academic environment for students interested in the application of science and the development of new technologies for the benefit of society. Graduate studies are offered leading to M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in the following fields:

Graduate Programs and Concentrations:

Biomedical Engineering, M.S., Ph.D.

Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, M.S., Ph.D.

Civil Engineering, M.S., Ph.D.

Electrical and Computer Engineering, M.S., Ph.D.

Engineering, M.S., Ph.D

Engineering Management, M.S.
Offered jointly with the Paul Merage School of Business

Materials Science and Engineering, M.S., Ph.D.

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, M.S., Ph.D.

Networked Systems, M.S., Ph.D.
Offered jointly with the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for Prospective Students.
Visit the UCI General Catalogue for program and course descriptions.