College of Engineering

102 Bliss Hall, Kingston, RI 02881 USA

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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. Plus, for those seeking a truly global experience 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.

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    URI Engineers Build Plane Collision Device

    Real-world experience yields a real-world solution.

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    URI Researchers Develop Novel Explosive Sensors

    Dr. Gregory says that in closed spaces like airports, the sensor can detect amounts as small as 1 part per billion.

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    Assistant Diversity Director Wins National Award

    Diversity has increased from 3 percent to 13 percent during his tenure.

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    BMW Cruises on URI Campus

    Students check out a fast car, and a fast career.

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    URI National Society of Black Engineers

    The hidden talents of our engineers! (Video)

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    URI Engineering Hackathon Connects Ideas with Reality

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    URI’s Engineers for a Sustainable World

    This student organization is working on clean water in rural Guatemala.

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    URI Student Engineers improve mobility for children with disabilities

    URI Students are thinking big…and helping children.

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    Harnessing URI Engineering Expertise

    URI provides acoustic monitoring of the pile driving at the Block Island wind farm construction site.

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    URI engineering professor awarded $6 million grant for biomedical research

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    Dive into autonomous subs

    Designing underwater explorers


Global Engineering

Our International Engineering Program offers an unparallelled opportunity to become a global engineer.


URI Engineernig Building Rendering

Building the Future

A new, $125 million engineering building will open in 2019, advancing the future of engineering education and our economy.


Entrepreneurship Minor

Minor in Engineering Entrepreneurship

The minor blends technology and business to provide engineering undergraduates with the skills needed to become entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders in both start-ups and established companies.


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