The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering offers advanced degrees through its numerous graduate programs. Our graduate program in Chemical Engineering is ranked in the Top 20 nationally by the National Research Council. The Cullen College also offers certificate programs in Subsea Engineering, Engineering Data Science and more.
Admission to Graduate Programs
Graduate Academic Policies
- Graduate Academic Policies and Procedures
- Graduate Tuition Fellowships (GTF)
- Steps for Graduate Engineering Students Applying for OPT
The University of Houston Cullen College of Engineering offers graduate-level certificate programs geared towards working engineers who are looking to specialize in a specific area or field. Some courses are offered online, while others are face-to-face on evenings and weekends. Taught by award-winning professors and world-renowned experts, UH Engineering’s graduate courses are among the most rigorous and well-respected in the world.
Best Dissertation Award
The best dissertation award, carrying a $1,000 honorarium, is given twice a year to students who successfully defend and submit their dissertation by the semester deadline. The recipient receives an honorarium of $1,000.