Prospective students are welcome to participate in events to meet Columbia Engineering representatives and learn more about our graduate offerings. 

Campus Tours

Join us for a live virtual campus tour! This tour is specifically designed for students who are applying to, or have been admitted to, a Master's or Doctoral program at Columbia Engineering. The campus tour will showcase campus highlights such as the Seeley W. Mudd Building, Pupin Hall, The Northwest Corner Building, Science & Engineering Library, Low Library, College Walk, and more. 

Take in all that Columbia Engineering has to offer, from the comfort of your home!

Live Virtual Campus Tours - RSVP Now

  • Every Thursday at 2:00 PM EST (with the exception of holidays)

Virtual Information Sessions

Virtual events, hosted by the Columbia Engineering Graduate Student Affairs Office, are offered to help prepare students to submit and complete their application to a graduate degree program at Columbia University's Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science. We invite you to learn more about the Columbia Engineering application process, our exciting MS and PhD programs, and meet representatives from our Graduate Admissions team. 

2021 Virtual Information Sessions - RSVP Now!


Program-specific information sessions are available below: 


Columbia University Chinese Students and Scholars Association

Watch our student panel to learn about how our students navigated their application process and how they make the most of their graduate student experience. 

Road Shows and Recruitment Events

We look forward meeting prospective students at conferences and events hosted by organizations and institutions around the world!

Register and find us at upcoming events here

Administrators from the Office of Graduate Admissions travel throughout the year to conduct presentations and attend various events where students can meet with us. Below are a few events we attend yearly:

GEM Conference 

A prestigious forum for stimulating debate on bold solutions to advance graduate education, the Annual Board Meeting & Conference creates a platform to raise nationwide awareness of its mission, partners, and Fellows. 

Big 10+ Graduate School Exposition

The Big Ten+ Graduate School Exposition is specifically designed for those interested in graduate study in the fields of Engineering, Mathematics, Science, Technology, Pharmaceutical Sciences and related disciplines.

Grace Hopper

The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is a series of conferences designed to bring the research and career interests of women in computing to the forefront.

QS World Graduate School Fair 

Join us at the largest Grad School Fair and Expo in New York to explore your grad school options, learn about studying abroad, or find a specialized master’s or PhD program that best fits your academic and professional goals.

SHPE Annual Convention

The annual SHPE National Convention is the largest technical and career conference for Hispanics in STEM the country. Each year, the SHPE Convention attracts over 7,000 STEM students, professionals and corporate representatives. 

Society of Women Engineers Annual Conference 

The world's largest conference and career fair for women in engineering and technology- to connect with thousands who share your engineering outlook. 

oSTEM Conference

Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (oSTEM), Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit professional association for LGBTQ people in the STEM community.


Would you like Columbia Engineering Graduate Admissions to attend your upcoming event? Send an invitation to [email protected]!

Women in Science and Engineering Conference

The Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Conference is designed to educate and inspire women from all backgrounds to prepare for and pursue graduate degrees and careers in the fields of science and engineering. Conference attendees will learn about the challenges, opportunities, and the rewards of being a woman engineer or scientist. Join us for a day of programming to celebrate and promote women in science and engineering!

Past Sessions included:

  • Faculty Panel
  • "Funding your Graduate Education"
  • "Career Possibilities in STEM"
  • "Overcoming the Imposter Syndrome"
  • Graduate Student Panel
  • Lab Tours

Register for WISE 2021!


Women in Engineering

The Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) event features a panel of distinguished Columbia Engineering women faculty.


Every Spring, we invite bright, young engineers and applied scientists interested in pursuing a PhD in engineering or applied science disciplines to attend an all-expense-paid weekend in New York City for the Columbia Engineering Achievers in Graduate Education program (EngAGE). EngAGE is designed to help prepare prospective students for their future at Columbia Engineering by introducing them to our distinguished faculty, students, as well as take a tour of our facilities and historical campus in one of the most exciting cities in the world.  We will also provide information and successful strategies from our graduate admissions professionals to help prepare them for a competitive graduate school application.

Program Dates: April 16, 2021



Request More Information

To receive information about Columbia Engineering graduate programs of study and updates about applying for admission, complete our prospective student form.

Watch A Webinar

The Graduate Admissions team covers Columbia University history, Columbia Engineering achievements, and how to submit a succesful application to one of our MS or PhD programs. Watch now! 

Brazil Roadshow 2019

2019 Brazil Roadshow

Columbia Engineering traveled to Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro this fall. We were pleased to meet prospective students and re-connected with alumni, universities and various companies. 



Asia Roadshow 2019

The Columbia Engineering Asia Roadshow team had a wonderful time connecting with prospective students and re-connecting with alumni, universities and various companies around the world. The team visited Beijing, Tianjin, Wuhan, Hefei, Nanjing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Taipei, and Hong Kong.