Department of Engineering

  • Photo competition deadline extension to 31st August

  • Alumni stories: Shoshanna Saxe – how public transit affects our environment

  • Alumnus Billy Boyle wins Royal Academy of Engineering’s Silver Medal

  • Student-led designs could help prevent childhood asthma deaths

  • Cambridge graduate becomes ‘CEO for One Month’

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

IDBE alumna awarded Senior Fulbright Fellowship to Haiti

21 Jul 2017

IDBE alumna Professor Marga Jann has been awarded a Senior Fulbright Fellowship to Haiti (and the Eastern Caribbean), commencing in October.

Alumni stories: Infrastructure’s impact – how public transit affects our environment

21 Jul 2017

Alumna Shoshanna Saxe has been featured in the University of Toronto Engineering's #RisingStars series, where she is now an early career Professor.

Cambridge’s Raspberry Pi brings home the UK’s top engineering innovation accolade

18 Jul 2017

Cambridge-based microcomputer maker Raspberry Pi has won Britain’s highest award for innovation in engineering, the Royal Academy of Engineering’s MacRobert Award.