Faculty members and students in the College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT) at UMBC collaborate with our industry partners to discover innovative solutions to corporate problems. Researchers in COEIT and UMBC work with small businesses and large corporations in key areas of research. The College and UMBC conduct cutting-edge research in a wide range of research areas. Our industry partners work with top-notch faculty and students who are committed to developing solutions on various engineering and information technology topics.
Visit the UMBC Research website for more information about resources, including links to campus-wide centers, funding resources, and links for industry partners. Here you will also find information about bwtech@UMBC, which provides business support services to early-stage technology and bioscience companies. Within the College, you will find opportunities to develop partnerships and to advance current research ideas.
UMBC and COEIT partner with industry to provide opportunities to advance research, to have access to state-of-the-art technology and resources, and to recruit students for their future workforce. Graduate research assistants work closely with their faculty research advisors on topics that are connected to their research interests. Undergraduate students also participate in research activities and also in UMBC’s Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD), which is held annually during the Spring semester.
Employers interested in recruiting UMBC student talent for their Intern, Co-op, or Research opportunities as well as part-time and full-time Jobs are asked to contact the Career Services Center (410-455-2216).