Department of Engineering

  • The 'P' word

  • It’s time to get angry about inefficiency and waste in manufacturing

  • The Kirk Global Challenge to fund undergraduate teams to develop inventive technology

  • Dr Jenni Sidey-Gibbons on her inspirational journey to becoming an astronaut

  • Study into the dynamics of free-falling paper shapes could aid the design of bio-inspired robotics

Undergraduate Study

Find out about our courses, the application process, and the Department's procedures for both prospective and current students.

Graduate Study

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

Research

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

The 'P' word

19 Feb 2020

It's time for blue-sky thinking plus practical measures in the battle to reduce plastic waste.

It’s time to get angry about inefficiency and waste in manufacturing

17 Feb 2020

An interview with Professor Steve Evans, Director of Research at the Centre for Industrial Sustainability, part of Cambridge University's Institute for Manufacturing.

The Kirk Global Challenge to fund undergraduate teams to develop inventive technology

13 Feb 2020

The Department of Engineering has joined forces with alumnus Ewan Kirk to launch the Kirk Global Challenge to help jumpstart economic growth in the developing world.