It All Starts Here

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.



Why do we need alternatives to meat?: an interview with Alison Berke

May 7, 2018

Demand for meat around the world is higher than it’s ever been –– and we’re running out of the resources … Read More

UC Berkeley students create app that locates, rates nearby food pantries

May 7, 2018

1 in 5 UC Berkeley students skip meals to save money. Yet, only a fraction of these students will ever … Read More

UC Berkeley alumni use fungi to make realistic salmon alternative

May 7, 2018

You’ve probably tried a veggie burger or maybe even soy chicken strips –– but have you ever seen salmon that … Read More

Startup Semester Spotlight: Marcelo Dias

April 30, 2018

Juggling six classes, breaking the language barrier, and speaking to industry leaders on his free time are only a few … Read More