Prospective Students

image06The UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science is seeking exceptional and dedicated students who want to learn, create, and make positive contributions to society.

The 21st Century faces a range of challenges – cleaner and more efficient sources of energy; access to clean water; personalized and cost-effective healthcare; computer and infrastructure security, just to name a few. UCLA Engineering offers a world-class education for students who want to help solve these problems.

For undergraduates, UCLA Engineering will prepare you for success in meeting the ever-changing demands of the engineering profession. The curriculum emphasizes breadth as well as depth. Classes are lead by faculty members who are world leaders in their field. Numerous research opportunities are available for undergraduates. And the school has a thriving group of engineering student organizations, which offer undergraduates a chance to collaborate with their peers and make lifelong friends.

For graduate students, UCLA Engineering places you at the forefront of technological innovation at one of the world’s best research universities. Under the guidance of a distinguished faculty, graduate students are encouraged to think of bold new ideas, collaborate across disciplines, investigate complex problems, and develop creative solutions.

A UCLA Engineering degree can lead to an engineering career, or be a starting point for a wide range of career paths. UCLA Engineering alumni have successful careers in medicine, law, business, the arts, government, academics and research, and other fields.

In addition to your engineering education, you can enrich your experience in the intellectually vibrant and culturally energetic community of UCLA. The campus calendar is stacked with film festivals, lectures, art exhibitions, and more. Artists from around the world perform at Royce Hall; UCLA Athletics has a rich tradition, with more NCAA team championships than any school in the country, and home venues that include legendary Pauley Pavilion and the historic Rose Bowl in Pasadena.

And finally, UCLA is located in one of the world’s great cities – Los Angeles.

For an excellent, well-rounded educational experience, UCLA Engineering has it all.