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UC Berkeley Engineering's Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


Applications accepted until August 31 for Silicon Valley Innovation Leadership Week


Developing entrepreneurs
and innovators

SCET emphasizes hands-on learning and offers a suite of courses and programs for students, professionals, and academics.

Global innovation collider

Our innovation collider programs such as the Global Partners at UC BerkeleyGlobal Venture Lab, Berkeley Method of Entrepreneurship Bootcamp and  Startup Semester create rich interactions between students and professors from around the world to create innovative projects, startups, and research.


Driving future technologies

SCET’s X at Berkeley initiative allows students and professionals to discover the "Future of X."  Applied research topics in our labs focus on emerging new economy areas such as data analytics, autonomous cars, blockchain, cybersecurity, plant-based meats and many more. Results from our labs create knowledge and inform the Sutardja Center's undergraduate, graduate, professional, and executive courses and programs.



What We Need Now: Ethical AI

June 5, 2019

By Shomit Ghose | June 5, 2019 Iron Man vs Terminator Revisited In the landscape of artificial intelligence, we still find ourselves balanced…

Project and Venture Execution with Innovation Engineering

May 31, 2019

By Ikhlaq Sidhu | May 31, 2019 Why Execution Matters So Much – And Why It Still Gets Ignored In our courses, boot-camps,…

Planted Poultry snags top prize at Collider Cup IV

May 29, 2019

At this semester’s Collider Cup, alternative meat startup Planted Poultry cinched the top prize with their groundbreaking innovation: a faux…

Innovation Engineering: Principles and Methodology

May 22, 2019

By Ikhlaq Sidhu | May 22, 2019 Let’s start with the problem.  The fact is that most innovation projects fail.  In fact,…

Now hiring for student positions — Come join our team!

May 8, 2019

The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology (SCET) is a global innovation hub headquartered at UC Berkeley’s College of Engineering…

Brazil Startup Semester students ready to shake healthcare industry

April 29, 2019

For Startup Semester students from Brazil, a big win at HackBrazil was only one step in their journey to shake…

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