Department of Engineering

  • Royal Academy of Engineering announces 2020 Fellows

  • The Royal Academy of Engineering has announced winners of its 2020 medals and awards

  • Alumni Profile: Dr Alex Moulton CBE – A Man of Conviction

  • Luca Magri announced a laureate of the 2020 European Research Council Starting Grants competition

  • Institute for Manufacturing adds expertise to new initiative to improve UK productivity

Undergraduate Study

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Graduate Study

Read about the various degree programmes we offer, how to apply, funding, assessment and examination process, and other important information.


Discover the six academic divisions and four strategic themes that make up our Department and learn about their research interests and the projects being carried out.

Latest news

Professor Julian Allwood discusses engineering developments during composer Beethoven’s lifetime

24 Sep 2020

BBC Radio 3 interviewed Professor Julian Allwood for a special episode exploring developments in engineering during the lifetime of German composer and pianist Ludwig van Beethoven.

Whittle Lab research key for accelerating the development of zero-carbon flight, says Prince of Wales

22 Sep 2020

HRH The Prince of Wales gave the opening address to the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Turbo Expo conference. The conference covers flight and land-based power generation.

Royal Academy of Engineering announces 2020 Fellows

22 Sep 2020

Cambridge engineers and alumni have been announced Fellows of the Royal Academy of Engineering in recognition of their outstanding and continuing contributions to the profession.