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We are relentless in our pursuit to strengthen our communities, advance our economy and improve life for future generations. We develop engineering leaders who think big and take risks to create change. Through world-class, hands-on education and a deep commitment to innovation, we are working together to solve society’s most challenging problems.


Undergrad and Grad Programs Ranked in the Top 10

Texas’ Top Engineering Program


National Medal Winners

Austin’s Tech Laboratory

From energy innovation, to next-gen wearables, to life-saving therapeutics and more, Texas Engineering research is tackling the biggest challenges of our time.

Explore Our Strategic Research Plan
Learn About Our Partnership with the Army Futures Command
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Dreamers and Doers

Imagining, designing, prototyping, collaborating — these are the things Texas Engineers do better than anyone. In the Cockrell School, learning is creating. And it’s a hands-on experience.

Check Out Texas Inventionworks
Watch Students Test Their Rocket
Learn More About Research and Projects

Entrepreneurs and Risk-Takers

Innovation, entrepreneurship and audacity are at the core of the Cockrell experience. From inventing the lithium-ion battery to launching bold new startups, Texas Engineering turns academic excellence into real-world impact.

Read About Recent Startup Funding
View Entrepreneurship Opportunities
Visit the Texas Innovation Center


The Cockrell School is relentless in its pursuit to empower our community, develop future leaders, cultivate a broader engineering profession and improve lives around the world.

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Learn About the Ramshorn Scholars Program
Find Out More About Our BPE Initiatives
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