CSE Corporate and Foundation Relations

Invest in your company and the future

The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering (CSE) is among the Top 25 public engineering schools ranked by U.S. News and World Report. Our unique combination of science and engineering within one college means more opportunities for interdisciplinary research and industry partnerships.

CSE has 5,600+ undergraduate students and over 2,500 graduate students, and 12 academic departments to help shape the workforce of the future.

Our labs are matched in scale and diversity only by the imagination of our students and faculty. We have a new cryopreservation center, the first-in-the-world ultrafast electron microscope, a Minnesota Nano Center, Minnesota Robotics Institute, Center for Sustainable Polymers, an Institute for Engineering in Medicine, a fluid mechanics laboratory with the Mississippi River flowing through it, and much more!

CSE researcher in David Pui's particle technology lab

Technology & Research

Gain access to highly trained scientists and engineers, including post-docs and Ph.D. students, to meet your R&D needs.


A professor gives a lecture in a socially distanced UMN classroom

College engagement

Share your leadership, work, and industry experience with students so they too can make a local and global impact.

  • Advisory boards
  • Classroom speaking
  • Mentoring

Visit Engage with Students for more opportunities.

Questions? Let's talk.

Gabrielle Bunten-Spoth, Associate Partnerships Manager
CSE Corporate and Foundation Relations
651-329-2234; bunt0051@umn.edu