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UC Berkeley Engineering's Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology


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.



Startup Semester students talk diversity, experiences at UC Berkeley

March 20, 2019

Through a global partnership with the Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology, students from Ulsan National Institute of Science and…

New Global Partner Perspective: bwcon and How to ‘Think Around the Corner’

February 25, 2019

The Sutardja Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology at the University of California, Berkeley is proud to welcome our newest global…

Alt.Meat Lab receives funding to help startups develop alternatives to animal products

February 14, 2019

UC Berkeley’s Alternative Meats (Alt.Meat) Lab has received $125,000 from the Open Philanthropy Project to support research and development of…

Olivia Wang talks about Zhenfund and connecting a global community of investors

February 12, 2019

Olivia Wang — a philosopher by trade — broke into the tech industry as the 7th employee at Zhenfund, back in…

Arrow Capital and Berkeley SkyDeck Launch New Funding Opportunity for Startups

February 5, 2019

Are you looking to raise investment for your startup? Look no further than “Get Funded,” a new opportunity for founders to…

Yoky Matsuoka talks robotics, road to role as Google Health VP

February 4, 2019

  Yoky Matsuoka is many things — a former aspiring professional tennis player, mother of four kids, and EECS extraordinaire.…

SCET Hosts Software Maestro Program for the First Time

January 30, 2019

This winter, SCET hosted the Software Maestro (SOMA) program for the first time in collaboration with Silicon Valley Reboot Program…

UC Berkeley Launches Accelerator to Support Blockchain Startups

January 28, 2019

The University of California, Berkeley has just announced the formation of a new blockchain-focused accelerator, the Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator. The…

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