Researchers Chiamaka Okafor and Md. Munim Rayhan, Ph.D. students in materials engineering, work in the AMERI Lab.

Innovating today for the world of tomorrow

Florida International University is a vibrant, student-centered public research university, ideally located in Miami, that is committed to learning, research, entrepreneurship, innovation and creativity so that our graduates are prepared to succeed in a global market. The FIU College of Engineering and Computing offers a complete range of fully accredited engineering bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs in biomedical, civil and environmental, electrical and computer, and mechanical and materials engineering; construction management; and computing and information sciences.

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Committed to Impactful Innovations Through Interdisciplinary Research

From pioneering advances that address critical healthcare and environmental challenges to the development of anti-hacking software, FIU engineers are trailblazers in evolving engineering and computer science arenas. In 2021, numerous grants were awarded by the National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health and U.S. Army, among others.

  • $59.1M

    Research awards, FY 2021

  • $300K

    Per faculty expenditures

  • 50+

    Research labs, centers and institutes

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Meeting the demands of #MiamiTech

Dean Volakis speaks at Shell Hacks

The Florida International University College of Engineering and Computing is a driver of the new South Florida tech boom. With a history of turning out highly qualified graduates who together have laid a foundation for the growing industry, FIU is redoubling efforts to meet the demands of an exciting, unprecedented era.

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Partnering with industry leaders

Industry partners are critical to the College of Engineering & Computing’s efforts to graduate professionals who are prepared for the world that awaits them. Below are just a few of the valued partners collaborating with us to educate men and women who graduate capable of making an impact in today’s workforce.

  • Trimble Technology Lab at FIU

    Trimble Technology Lab

    Trimble’s new Technology Lab at the Moss School of Construction, Infrastructure and Sustainability integrates innovative technology into the school’s curricula and research endeavors, empowering future graduates to transform how buildings and living environments are designed and constructed around the world.

  • FIU solar array

    Innovative energy microgrid

    Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) is partnering with FIU to create an innovative energy microgrid at FIU. The FIU-FPL microgrid is capable of providing backup power to the FIU engineering center for approximately 24 hours, depending upon electrical usage.

College of Engineering & Computing Impact Report 2021: Engineering Brighter Futures


The FIU College of Engineering and Computing is South Florida’s leading engineering education resource. Within this site, we share some of our triumphs of 2021. These are the stories that define us – a top engineering college driven to advancing excellence at a vibrant public research university that is committed to research, entrepreneurship and innovation.

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