Department of Engineering

  • The art of engineering: images from the frontiers of technology

  • Looking at artificial others: mannequins with x-ray vision

  • Cambridge Engineers Break Superconductor World Record

  • The Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC) creates a live laboratory

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.


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

Capitalising Construction

26 Nov 2014

Gates Scholar Musa Chunge explains why addressing building infrastructure could affect unemployment in low-income countries.

When sensors make sense

24 Nov 2014

Structural monitoring of infrastructure is crucial but can be valueless unless it is carefully designed and deployed. Dr Phil Catton investigates.

The art of engineering: images from the frontiers of technology

13 Nov 2014

The winners of this year’s Department of Engineering photo competition.