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Cullen College of Engineering and several of its programs are ranked among the “best of the best” institutions in the country for veterans to earn degrees in the 2019 Best for Vets rankings.

The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering and several of its programs are ranked among the “best of the best” institutions in the country for veterans to earn degrees by College Factual in its 2019 Best for Vets rankings.

Overall, the Cullen College sits in the top 10 percent of institutions for best value and most popular engineering degrees among veterans, as well as the top 15 percent of colleges with the highest paid graduates.

UH Cullen College Ranked Among Top Engineering Schools for Veterans
Terrance “Terri” Ivers, P.E. (BSME ’80) is the fall 2018 UH Cullen College of Engineering commencement speaker.

Terrance “Terri” Ivers, P.E. (BSME ’80), is coming home to the UH Cullen College of Engineering as the featured speaker at its commencement on Dec. 13 at the NRG Arena. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from UH in 1980 and has remained involved in the Cullen College community throughout the course of his 37 year-long career.

Distinguished Alumnus, Bilfinger Executive to be UH Cullen College Fall 2018 Commencement Speaker
UH Professor Gino Lim with a student and a flying drone, a technology with lot of potential to provide cost-effective healthcare to rural Americans.

Imagine a future where drone-delivered medications or medical testing kits appear at your doorstep, just like packages ordered online.

More than 100 million Americans live with one or more chronic illnesses ¬¬– from arthritis to heart disease. Many of these patients live in rural areas with limited access to specialists, hospitals and other medical facilities.

INFORMS Podcast Interviews UH Industrial Engineering Chairman About Drone-Aided Healthcare Possibilities
 Cullen College of Engineering

An engineering building at the University of Houston will be renamed the Durga D. and Sushila Agrawal Engineering Research Building in recognition of a gift that will provide ongoing support for faculty, students, research and building operations.

UH Engineering Building Named for Durga D. and Sushila Agrawal
  • UH Engineering Rises In U.S. News Rankings
    UH Engineering Rises In U.S. News Rankings

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  • Cullen College Professor Combines Math and Engineering to Enhance Safety, Efficiency in Oil and Gas Industry
    Cullen College Professor Combines Math and Engineering to Enhance Safety, Efficiency in Oil and Gas Industry

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  • Eyes in the Sky: Engineering the Future of Drones
    Eyes in the Sky: Engineering the Future of Drones

    New issue of Optimum magazine now available. Click here to explore.

  • Real Time Flood Monitoring System
    Real Time Flood Monitoring System

    Professor Lim develops a real time flood monitoring system with Houston TranStar funded by City of Houston.

  • Annual Student Poster Competition
    Annual Student Poster Competition

    IE Department hosts an annual student poster competition on Public Safety Management.

  • Annual Award Banquet
    Annual Award Banquet

    IE Department hosts an annual award banquet. Students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends are invited to the event.

  • Industrial Engineering
    Industrial Engineering

    pursue a career in industry, business, healthcare and government

  • Industrial Engineering Research Areas
    Industrial Engineering Research Areas

    Optimization and Operations Research, Distribution and Logistics, Human Factors and Ergonomics, Rapid Prototyping and Reverse Engineering, etc.