Graduate Student Life

Columbia Engineering offers students a rigorous and dynamic graduate engineering program at one of the world’s most renowned universities.

Graduate students at the school participate in rigorous academic programs and experiential activities that contribute to a holistic and inclusive educational experience.  

 

The Engineering Graduate Student Council (EGSC)

EGSC is the student governing body of the graduate students at Columbia Engineering. Participation in EGSC through its various committees, student organizations, and executive board positions is highly encouraged.

Student Organizations

Leadership is highly encouraged at Columbia Engineering and many students find the opportunity to lead participating in the numerous student groups found at the school.  

Graduate Student Life at Columbia Engineering

From their first day on campus to the Class Day and Graduation celebrations, Graduate students participate in breakthrough research, social events encouraging interpersonal relationships with peers and alumni, educational opportunities to learn from esteemed faculty,  and professional development initiatives to prepare students for careers after graduation.

In addition, Columbia Engineering Graduate students can become involved through the Engineering Graduate Student Council, student organizations, and departmental programming.

In terms of academic programs, Columbia Engineering offers several Graduate level degrees including the Master of Science program; two doctoral degrees in engineering; the Doctor of Engineering in Science (EngScD) and the PhD.