Discover why international engineering and computer science students choose UWM.
Competitive engineering and computer science programs, a top-ranked research program, extensive industry collaboration, and notable alumni who include Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, are just a few of the reasons international students choose UWM and the College of Engineering & Applied Science.
*Center for World University Rankings, 2021-2022
**American Society for Engineering Education, 2019
Opportunities to Work With Industry
Six of Wisconsin’s eight Fortune 500 companies are headquartered in the UWM region and industry partnerships are common. After one year of enrollment, you may work side-by-side with industry partners through internships and co-ops. Our industry partners include many global leaders who are headquartered in the area.
UWM is one of the top 131 research universities in the U.S. In classrooms and student-supported labs, our faculty research solutions to some of society’s most urgent needs in areas including: advanced manufacturing, biomedical and health, energy and sustainability, infrastructure and transportation, water and the environment.
Build Professional Connections
The college’s dedicated Office of Career Services hosts two large, on-site recruiting events annually and offers students career preparation courses designed to improve resumes, interviewing skills and more. Our Student Research Poster Competition directly connects participating undergraduate and graduate students to industry representatives.
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UWM Center for International Education
Discover your steps to admission, including answers to questions about international admission.