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

Information Sessions

Information Sessions, hosted by the Columbia Engineering Office of Graduate Admissions, 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 and meet representatives from our Graduate Admissions team. 

Virtual and In-Person Information Sessions - RSVP Now!

Campus Tours

Join us for a campus tour (in-person or virtually)! This tour is specifically designed for students 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. 

Campus Tours - RSVP Now!

Road Shows and Recruitment Events

The Roadshow Information Sessions are offered in partnership with select institutions 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.

Register for a Roadshow event!

Administrators from the Office of Graduate Admissions travel throughout the year to conduct presentations and attend various events where students can meet with us. We look forward to meeting prospective students at conferences and events hosted by organizations and institutions worldwide!

Find us at upcoming conferences and events! 

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.

QS World Graduate School Fair 

QS World Grad School Fairs are held worldwide to help students explore grad school options, learn about studying abroad, or find a specialized master’s or Ph.D. program that best fits their 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.

And more!

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 science and engineering. Conference attendees will learn about the challenges, opportunities, and 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



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 Ph.D. 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 and students and taking a tour of our facilities and the 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.

EngAGE 2024: March 2024. Details and application TBA. 


Request More Information

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

Schedule an Appointment

Schedule a meeting with an admissions representative to discuss any questions you may have about the graduate application process.