Why work with UCLA Samueli?
Academia and Industry Succeed Together
The UCLA Samueli School of Engineering is committed to fostering strategic partnerships with corporations around the world. With a commitment to research, education, access and innovation, we also seek to engineer change beyond the lab and the text book.
Why UCLA Samueli?
Student Engagement and Recruitment Opportunities
There is no end to the innovation and determination of our high-caliber students. Meet them where they are through over forty student groups and clubs. Providing internships and recruiting our outstanding students will expand your company’s exceptional team. Help them explore your company through career fairs and info sessions in a variety of formats, easily tailored to your company’s needs. Student groups serve as an opportunity for our undergraduates to strengthen their skills by collaborating on large scale projects outside of the classroom and to develop professional readiness through interview and resume workshops.
Focus on Diversity and Inclusion
Diversity expands our range of knowledge, experiences, and viewpoints, leading to innovative new solutions that otherwise wouldn’t be possible. Our diversity and inclusion programs attract, foster, and empower women undergraduates, as well as students from underserved and underrepresented communities. WE@UCLA and CEED proudly invest in women and minorities by providing opportunities for mentorships, internships, and professional development.
Research / Hands On Learning Opportunities
Industry practitioners and corporate partners are vital stakeholders in our mission as we support our exceptional students to become the next generation of talented engineers, and as our outstanding faculty innovate discoveries that impact positive change on society.
UCLA Samueli is home to numerous research centers as a result of collaborative efforts with corporate and foundation partners. These centers allow our faculty and students to conduct fully-funded research in a variety of critical disciplines.
Access to Innovative Ideas and Top-Tier Faculty
Partnering with UCLA Samueli gives your company the opportunity to build relationships with our esteemed faculty. Participation in our many research and recruitment opportunities includes access to world class, leading experts in engineering who have been responsible for some of the foremost innovations in engineering. Industry practitioners that engaged with our world class faculty gain a competitive advantage.
Developing your organization’s technical talent through ongoing education is a cost effective choice, and we provide top-ranked programs at every level.
The Dean’s Corporate Advisory Board is opportunity for professional development and civic engagement integral to shaping and advancing mutually beneficial partnerships between academia and industry. The board leverages the school’s strengths and assets nationally and globally, helping to create relationships between industry and UCLA Engineering faculty, students, alumni, research centers and institutes.
Contact our Corporate Relations team to explore how we can partner, and to plan your visit:
Associate Director, Corporate and Foundation Relations
UCLA Computer Scientist Receives NSF CAREER Award to Improve Sustainability in Machine Learning
Baharan Mirzasoleiman, an assistant professor of computer science at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering has received a National Science Foundation CAREER award
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UCLA-led Team Induces Cell Reprogramming Process with Mechanical Squeeze
UCLA bioengineers and colleagues have unveiled a fast, efficient and simple way to prime cells and help convert them from one type into another by squeezing them mechanically for a millisecond.
UCLA Materials Scientist Aaswath Raman Receives 3M Early Career Faculty Award
Aaswath Raman, an assistant professor of materials science and engineering at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, has received a faculty award from global technology giant 3M.
UCLA Computer Scientist Joins NSF-Funded Data Chemistry Research Center
Professor Wei Wang, the Leonard Kleinrock Term Chair in Computer Science at the UCLA Samueli School of Engineering, will bring her expertise in data science and machine learning