The Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science

The Watson School


Our Departments, Programs


    Engineering Design Division

    All first-year engineering students begin with a common curriculum of engineering projects and communications, mathematics, and natural sciences. 


    Biomedical Engineering

    Integrated training provides understanding of biophysical phenomena, healthcare systems, disease prevention, diagnostics, and treatment.


    Computer Science

    Focus on the design and application of computing systems, ranging from hardware and software components to networking, intelligent systems and multimedia.


    Electrical and Computer Engineering

    Research and teaching revolve around electrical components, circuits and systems, microprocessors, software and hardware.


    Materials Science and Engineering

    An interdisciplinary field that studies solid matter – brings chemistry, physics and engineering together.


    Mechanical Engineering

    Design and analyze manufacturing,  equipment, heating and cooling systems, motor vehicles, aircraft, watercraft, robotics, medical devices and more.


    Systems Science and Industrial Engineering

    We're all about people, equipment and materials — and how they work in industry and life. 


Innovative curriculum, real-world approach

Watson Student Services

Student Services

Get support from professional and peer advisors who understand the University and professional system.

Watson Research


We have diverse research activities centralized within our departments and organized research centers.

Watson Industry


We value our industry and community partners. We offer online training, world-class facilities and equipment, funding, and student-workers

Last Updated: 3/6/17