Education & outreach

New master's degree programs

Students in classroom in Jacobs Hall

10/25/2019 Berkeley Engineering is joining with other units on campus to offer a master of design degree and a joint MEng/MBA degree program.

ESS turns 10, Bechtel becomes a welcome center

Ribbon cutting

10/7/2019 - Berkeley Engineering's new welcome center was unveiled at the 10th anniversary celebration of Engineering Student Services. The center will serve as a place where visitors and students can learn what the college has to offer.

Building tech solutions for social good

Cal Blueprint Handoff

5/15/2019 - Tech for social good — that’s not just the motto of Berkeley’s Blueprint club, but an accurate description of the work they’re producing.

Next-gen engineers

Participants in the Engineering 4 Kids event

5/1/2019 Engineering for Kids is a one-day STEM event for fourth- to sixth-graders, hosted by Berkeley students.

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative launches effort to increase STEM diversity

Alexis Waller, a Meyerhoff Scholars Program affiliate at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, working with postdoc Pengfei Ding

4/9/2019 - In an effort to increase the recruitment and retention of underrepresented students in science, engineering and mathematics, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is partnering with UC Berkeley and UC San Diego to expand a successful program begun 30 years ago at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.