Two students with robots


AI CLIMATE researching gather around map for conversation

AI for a Changing World

CS&E researchers are applying AI techniques to combat climate change, improve medical outcomes, and help humans better understand and utilize technology.

Nhi Dang and Maria Gini headshots

CS&E Earns Three DEI Leadership Showcase Awards

Professor Maria Gini earned a faculty award, and Nhi Dang and Lauren Hagen earned undergraduate student awards.

Lind Hall Diversity Wall

Lind Hall Diversity Wall

The third floor of Lind Hall now features the Diversity Wall, which highlights the computer science contributions of marginalized groups throughout history.

Hemanth Kumar Tirupati poses outside

Internship Spotlight: Juggling data at Petabyte scale everyday

Hemanth Kumar Tirupati talks about his experience working at Amazon Web Services
Riya Bharti posing outside

Internship spotlight: Learning Soft Skills

Riya Bharti talks about her internship experience working at Medtronic
Collage of scholarship recipients

Congratulations to the 2024-25 CS&E Scholarship Recipients

The Department of Computer Science & Engineering has selected 37 undergraduate students to receive scholarships for the 2024-25 academic year.


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graduate students


faculty members

The Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Minnesota has come a long way in the past 50 years. We have made tremendous progress and have become one of the most vibrant and interdisciplinary departments within the College of Science and Engineering, the University of Minnesota, and the computer science field at large.

Watch and listen to stories of how the department started, the years of growth, and where we are headed in the future.