Why UCLA Engineering


UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science: A Systems Approach

UCLA Engineering is a top-ranked, research institution. As a part of one of the best universities in the  country – and renown the world over – UCLA Engineering has programs that cross disciplinary lines to focus on systems and solutions.

UCLA Engineering is the birthplace of the Internet, reverse osmosis, and the catalytic converter. Additionally, the school is focused on healthcare solutions – including wirelessly deployed devices – security and cybersecurity, smart water management, advanced integrated circuits, and renewable energy sources.

Our seven departments work collaboratively across the campus. Many work closely with the nation’s best west-coast-based medical school and hospital right on campus to improve care and patient health.

Our alumni are prominent innovators, leaders of industry, academic researchers, and entrepreneurs.


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