University at Buffalo, The State University of New York  School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

University at Buffalo, The State University of New York School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Top reasons to study here

  • Nine academic departments and we continue to add new and innovative degree programs.
  • 36,000+ alumni in 50 states and 70 countries around the globe.
  • Research expenditures total $74 million annually.

Master's Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Medicine & Health (1)
Social Sciences (1)



From our founding as an engineering school in 1946, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences builds upon its proud legacy of excellent educational programs and world-class research.


University at Buffalo, The State University of New York  School of Engineering and Applied Sciences has fully accredited programs and offers degrees for every level of education—undergraduate, graduate and doctoral.


Students and faculty from across the globe come to our school to conduct high-impact original research in science and engineering, to become leaders in engineering disciplines and related fields, and to find creative solutions to the most pressing challenges facing society.


36,000+ alumni in 50 states and 70 countries around the globe.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
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Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
301 -100
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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Student services

Excellent support services for international students and scholars are one reason UB has managed to triple its international enrollment in the past 15 years.

UB offers a special, week-long orientation for international students, along with an array of ongoing support services designed to help members of our international community succeed in the classroom and enjoy all that Buffalo has to offer.

  • International Student Services (ISS)

International Student and Scholar Services is the office at UB that helps members of our international community adjust to life in Buffalo. Support includes immigration services, trips, activities, workshops on all aspects of studying and living in the U.S., and more. 

Housing services

From the shores of Lake LaSalle to high-tech Greiner Hall, UB has a home for everyone. These are the only official on-campus housing options for UB students.

ICT services


Medical services


Student Life

Campus life


Sports facilities


Student clubs

At UB, we are fortunate to have many vibrant International Student Clubs, which are a wonderful resource for new students.

UB's international student clubs and organizations possess a wealth of information about academic programs, campus resources, social opportunities and life in Buffalo. While the clubs are all very different, they revolve around specific countries, cultures, languages and/or religions. It is easy to get involved with any club in which you have an interest—regardless of your own affiliation. 

In addition to our campus-wide international student clubs, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences offers over 45 science and engineering related clubs and organizations.


  • Member of Association of American Universities (AAU).
  • Middle States Commission on Higher Education
  • ABET

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Some of the professors at University at Buffalo are just awesome and their curriculum and teaching methods justify the pains you take to come to this university, people around are friendly - always willing to help

short summary of my career
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

The environment is good and gain new ideas about Electrical engineering field.I am graduate Electrical engineer with knowledge to improve systems and research further in this field.

Good for Detail-Oriented Self-Starters
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

This is a very large university, and it's easy to get lost in the scope of it all. It has a lot of strengths, but you need to be strong to make sure you cover the bases needed to graduate. The English Literature program is excellent.

Buffalo, New York, United States

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