UB cultivates entrepreneurial thinking by helping new and existing businesses innovate, prosper and grow. This approach complements UB 2020’s goal of creating Communities of Excellence and New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s Start-Up NY initiative.
UB Engineering and Applied Sciences works with corporate partners in a variety of ways—from joint research ventures and continuing education, to internships and co-op work arrangements for our students.
UB’s Science and Engineering Equipment and Instrumentation Portal (EQUIP) of Shared Facilities provides cost-effective access to precision laboratories, tools and equipment for electronic device development, and the study and analysis of materials.
The Center for Industrial Effectiveness (TCIE), an elite university extension program, connects the business community with expert resources of the University at Buffalo’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.
The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences occupies six buildings on UB's North Campus. Together, these buildings form an outstanding educational and research facility, comprising 275,000 square feet of laboratory and office space.