Polytechnic Institute of New York University (NYU-Poly), an affiliated institute of New York University, is a comprehensive school of engineering, applied sciences, technology and research, and is rooted in a 158-year tradition of invention, innovation and entrepreneurship: i2e. The institution, founded in 1854, is the nation’s second-oldest private engineering school. NYU-Poly is an integral part of NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU Shanghai and the Center for Urban Science and Progress (CUSP) in downtown Brooklyn.
NYU-Poly students are innovators and entrepreneurs. They are problem-solvers, global thinkers, and determined to tackle the challenges of the 21st century with their refined technical, analytical, and communication skills.
- Consistently ranked by US News & World Report for Campus Ethnic Diversity
- Recently ranked by Forbes as one of the Best Colleges for Women in STEM
- Active student groups and clubs include, NSBE (National Society of Black Engineers), SHPE (Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers), SWE (Society of Women Engineers), and NACME (National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering)
NYU-Poly's Academic Departments are focused on cultivating students’ research, thinking, and problem-solving skills. Rigorous coursework is built on the fundamentals; hands-on projects promote active learning. Freedom to experiment with new solutions and unconventional approaches allows students to enter their profession with confidence and unmatched experience.
- 4500 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Students
- 2000 undergraduates
- 2500 graduate students