In the Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering, we live by our mission: Educate, Engage, Inspire, Innovate.
We are dedicated to creating hands-on experiential learning at all student levels, fostering an environment of innovation and high-impact research, engaging the community and collaborating with partners to solve societal problems, and inspiring the next generation of technology entrepreneurs.
As a graduate student in our college, you will join a thriving community of scholars working on cutting-edge research. Students have access to first-class research facilities and world renowned faculty who have won national and international recognition in their respective fields, including nano-materials and devices, unmanned aerial systems and robotics, cybersecurity, air and water quality, transportation, renewable energy, sensors and systems for space, and national security applications.
We offer our students a variety of disciplines to study, including aerospace, biomedical, civil and environmental, electrical, materials, mechanical, and nuclear engineering, as well as construction management and computer science.
Our graduates work locally, nationally and internationally in some of the top national laboratories, research centers, universities and corporations in the world.
As the boundaries of science and engineering continue to expand, UNLV’s College of Engineering is committed to offering our students a variety of competitive programs. We are confident that you will find our graduate programs both challenging and rewarding.
Rama Venkat, Ph.D., Dean, Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering
Mohamed Trabia, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Research
Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction
Electrical & Computer Engineering
Graduate Certificate in Solar & Renewable Energy
Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering