• Jennifer Maynard’s Vaccine Research Showcased at SXSW

    Jennifer Maynard’s Vaccine Research Showcased at SXSW

    From health care devices and 3-D printing to connected cars, network with creators of the latest technology coming out of UT Austin.
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  • Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

    Ranked Among the Nation’s Best

    The department maintained its No. 6 standing in the latest U.S. News & World Report’s graduate program rankings, enhancing the university’s reputation for providing world-class engineering education.
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  • Groundbreaking Ceremony for Engineering Education and Research Center

    Groundbreaking Ceremony for Engineering Education and Research Center

    Hundreds came out to celebrate the ceremonial groundbreaking for engineering’s newest research center that will advance the Cockrell School’s elite status.
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  • Introducing UT Austin’s Very Own…Organism

    Introducing UT Austin’s Very Own…Organism

    Researchers in the Alper Lab uncover a new organism and name it after Bevo, the university's beloved Longhorn mascot.
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Did you know?

  • The department hosts nine National Academy of Engineering members
  • UT Austin ranks #28 in the world’s top universities, according to Times Higher Education
  • The department has 30 graduate supervising faculty
  • In the past 5 years, faculty have been issued 84 patents across 35 unique technologies
  • The National Research Council ranks the department #2 (regressions based)
  • The department has approximately 190 graduate students
  • Average starting salary for B.S. graduates is $73,938
  • The department has two Institute of Medicine members
  • Faculty have won 20 percent of major awards from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers in recent years
  • Our students received more National Science Foundation Fellowships than any other ChE department for 2013 and 2014

    Meet our Faculty

    Headshot of George Georgiou in a black sweater with a dark gray background
    George Georgiou

    Professor Georgiou works in Cellular and Bio-Molecular Engineering with specific interests in Antibody engineering; Enzyme engineering; Protein folding in vivo.

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