The Engineering Department is a vibrant, world-leading research institution, where research-led teaching is offered in a great collaborative environment.
We are consistently highly ranked in the UK league tables. In the 2019 QS World University Rankings we are 6th in the UK and joint 92nd in the world for citations per paper in the Engineering and Technology category.
Our flagship building provides a stimulating and exciting environment with newly designed teaching laboratories, advanced research laboratories, and a continuously growing provision of state-of-the-art equipment.
An ambitious multi-million pound expansion plan is in progress including a new building with more than 2,500m2 of new cutting-edge laboratories to offer the most engaging and advanced learning experience to our students in electrical and electronics, mechanical and chemical engineering and to foster new research achievements.
We have recruited more than 20 academics from top, worldwide institutions in the past three years to further raise our international profile and offer a broad range of expertise for new exciting projects to our students.
We have a broad network of industrial collaborations to provide our students with placements and industry focused projects. We offer Masters and research-based courses, doctoral training and short courses for continuing professional development.