Our mission

At the Jacobs School of Engineering,
we make bold possible.  


  • We educate tomorrow's technology leaders.
  • We conduct leading edge research and drive innovation.
  • We transfer discoveries for the benefit of society.


  • The Jacobs School provides the human capital and the intellectual capital to drive our innovation society.


  • To leverage our top 9 ranking to pursue engineering for the public good.
  • To pursue interdisciplinary research that solves challenges no lab, discipline or industry can solve alone.
  • To provide world-class theoretical and hands-on education and leadership training at scale.
  • To be relevant to our industry partners now, and also 10 years from now.
  • To strengthen our climate and culture of inclusion, equity and diversity.