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New York City is an international crossroads and a capital of culture, as well as a hub for research, innovation, and entrepreneurship. And when you need a little peace and tranquility, there are a multitude of public parks and other recreational sites waiting for you to explore.

World-Class Research Facilities

At Columbia Engineering in New York City, you’ll gain important academic advantages available nowhere else. Our affiliations with renowned labs such as Brookhaven National Laboratory, Nevis Laboratories, and the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory widen your research horizons. Our campus is also home to a vast array of state-of-the-art centers of excellence and multidisciplinary research groups, complemented by one of the very best academic library systems in the country. 

Beyond Wall St. and Times Square

Long known as a center for finance, arts, and entertainment, New York City has also emerged as a scientific, technological and entrepreneurial force, incubating the next wave of discovery.