Student looking through microscope in UB's Materials Characterization Lab.
  • Collaborate with UB
    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.
  • Engage with our Students
    The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences offers a number of ways in which companies can engage with our students.
  • SEAS Partnership Program
    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.
  • Strategic Partnership for Industrial Resurgence
    The Strategic Partnership for Industrial Resurgence (SPIR) connects external business and industry partners with the engineering brainpower of UB, Binghamton and Stony Brook.
  • Shared Instrumentation Laboratories
    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
    The Center for Industrial Effectiveness (TCIE) leverages assets of UB SEAS to improve the operations of external business and industry partners, and meet critical and emerging workforce needs.
  • Our Facilities
    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.

Thank you to our partners

Gold Partners

  • ACV Auctions

    ACV Auctions is a full-service, coast-to-coast, wholesale automotive auction, providing unmatched transparency in a marketplace thousands of dealers trust.

  • Ferguson Electric

    Located in downtown Buffalo, Ferguson Electric has been providing electrical design, engineering and construction services throughout all of Western New York for over 85 years.

  • Foundry

    Foundry was created to meet the institutional demand for better capital access, efficiency, and transparency in the digital currency mining and staking industry. As a Digital Currency Group company, Foundry taps unparalleled institutional expertise, capital, and market intelligence to provide North American bitcoin miners and global manufacturers with the resources to build, maintain, and secure decentralized networks.


    IQVIA is a Data Service leader in the pharmaceutical, specialty, and MedTech industries. IQVIA invests in big data solutions and investigates how manufacturers can use data to optimally manage product performance. It is comprised of 50% UB alumni.

  • Linde

    Linde is the world's largest industrial gas company by market share as well as revenue. Linde makes our world more productive by providing products, technologies and services that help customers improve their economic and environmental performance in a connected world.

  • Moog

    Moog Inc. is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of precision motion control products and systems. Moog’s high-performance systems control military and commercial aircraft, satellites and space vehicles, launch vehicles, missiles, industrial machinery, wind energy, marine applications, and medical equipment.

  • National Fuel

    National Fuel Gas Company is a diversified, integrated energy company dating back to the early 1800s. National Fuel is committed to the safe and environmentally responsible production, transportation and distribution of natural gas in New York and Pennsylvania. 

  • National Grid

    National Grid is at the heart of one of the greatest challenges facing society—delivering clean energy to support the world long into the future. National Grid works with stakeholders to promote the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative and affordable energy solutions. 

  • Qualcomm

    Qualcomm is the world’s leading wireless technology innovator and is enabling a world where everyone and everything can be intelligently connected. You interact with products and technologies made possible by Qualcomm every day, including 5G-enabled smartphones that double as pro-level cameras and gaming devices, smarter vehicles and cities, and the technology behind the smart, connected factories that manufactured your latest purchase.

  • Safran

    Safran (formerly Zodiac Aerospace) is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. 

  • Tapecon

    Tapecon provides expertise in specialized printing and converting, printed flexible electronics, and contract manufacturing of disposable devices for medical and industrial markets. Established in 1919, Tapecon is a 5-generation, family-owned business based in Buffalo.

Silver Partners

  • Curbell Medical

    Curbell Medical is a leading medical device manufacturer specializing in signaling devices and related accessories ranging from nurse call system pillow speakers to ECG cables and lead wires.

  • Niagara Specialty Metals

    Niagara Specialty Metals is a manufacturer of tool steels, high-speed steels, martensitic stainless steels, and controlled expansion alloys. They also provide conversion processing for titanium, temperature and corrosion resistant metals, electronic alloys, and other super alloys. 

  • SoPark

    SoPark is a Minority Woman-Owned corporation offering a “Total Electronics Solution.” They are Western and Upstate New York’s largest electronics manufacturing service provider, supplying medical device manufacturers and high-tech original equipment manufacturers with circuit board, electro mechanical and custom cable assemblies, as well as design for manufacturing services.