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At the URI College of Engineering, we graduate students ready to shape the world through innovation and passion. Our undergraduate and graduate programs cover the gamut of engineering. Whether you’re seeking to invent the next energy source, revolutionize medicine, develop artificial intelligence, explore the ocean, build a supercomputer or design a bridge, you’ll learn the skills here.
Our International Engineering Program combines the power of engineering, foreign language and study abroad. We invite you to explore our website and visit us to learn more about how we’re thinking big in a small, beautiful place.
URI engineering graduate Pedro Raposo was interviewed by the national news program for his participation in SMILE , which is based at URI. SMILE is an after school program in Rhode Island that promotes science and math through fun, hands-on projects in under-represented populations.
The University of Rhode Island lost one of the most significant figures in the history of the College of Engineering this fall. Hermann Viets, co-founder of URI’s International Engineering Program (IEP), passed away on Oct. 1 at the age of 74.
URI, UCONN and the U.S. Navy’s primary builder of submarines are at the helm of the new National Institute for Undersea Vehicle Technology. Arun Shukla, URI Simon Ostrach Professor of Mechanical, Industrial and Systems Engineering, and Richard Christenson, UConn professor of civil and environmental engineering, are the institute’s co-directors.
Professor Arun Shula, co-director of the newly formed National Institute for Undersea Vehicle Technology launched by URI, UConn and General Dynamics’ Electric Boat division, recently gave an interview on WPRO.
Kunal Mankodiya, assistant professor of electrical, computer and biomedical engineering at the University of Rhode Island, was featured in the Fall 2017 issue of URI’s Momentum: Research and Innovation magazine for his work with “smart” textiles.
Earth movers, excavators and concrete mixers surround work crews as they pour concrete footings and complete a 16-foot-high-wall foundation at the site of a new $125 million facility for the University of Rhode Island’s College of Engineering.
URI held a ceremonial groundbreaking to launch construction of a new $125 million engineering complex.
URI Assistant Professor Samantha Meenach was one of 23 university professors in the United States who were chosen for a faculty fellowship program this winter in Israel.
This past summer, two URI rising seniors, ThankGod (TG) Ugochukwu and Edwin Sam, were selected for engineering internships at Fox Studios in Los Angeles out of hundreds of applicants.
Ten teams of students competed in a 48-hour design challenge called Health Hacks RI at the University of Rhode Island from Oct. 13-15. The URI team captured third place.
One of most advanced engineering facilities in the country, being built at URI.
We’re building a new, $125M engineering building! Watch live construction and read fun facts now!
During the construction of the new engineering building, many classrooms, labs, and faculty offices will be relocated to Morrill, Pastore, and Schneider Electric. Get more information on the move here.