Centers and Institutes

The College of Engineering has more than 20 centers, institutes and laboratories. In those facilities, faculty and students participate in comprehensive research that is essential to our local, national and worldwide communities.

NC State Centers and Institutes with Significant College of Engineering Participation

*Note: The Center for Transportation and the Environment (CTE) is part of the Institute for Transportation Research and Education (ITRE).

Kern EVO Ultra Precision CNC Machining Centre

Precision Instrument Machine Shop

The Precision Instrument Machine Shop is a full-service machine shop specializing in the custom design and fabrication of mechanical equipment for research and engineering. Shop services are available to all departments in the College of Engineering, as well as other colleges, academic departments and research centers at NC State University. Services are available to other universities and private-sector customers as workload permits.

Visit the shop's website for more information.