Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Pioneering first robotics engineering degree with SOLIDWORKS Education Edition

Challenge

Empower students and researchers to design and analyze robots and robotic components in the first undergraduate robotics engineering degree program in the United States.

Summary

Utilize SOLIDWORKS Education Edition design software to support student projects and research.

Results
  • Launched first undergraduate degree in robotics engineering
  • Implemented multidisciplinary engineering approach to robotics
  • Supported innovative student projects
  • Produced digital models for FIRST® Robotics Competition kits