Department of Engineering

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  • Cancer breathalyser created by Owlstone the Cambridge detection technology specialist

  • Constructionarium week: putting theory into practice

  • The future of robotics based on biological principles

  • A bold new approach to training PhD students

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

From toy cars to Jaguars

24 Apr 2015

Alumnus Theo Amanatidis, now working with Jaguar Land Rover, spoke to Tafara Makuni of Cambridge University Engineering Society's Cambridge Engineer magazine.

Gazing into the future

23 Apr 2015

New techniques for eye-gaze tracking could change the way we interact with computers.

Have a seat – and drink a ‘Pint of Science’

21 Apr 2015

Two researchers from the Department of Engineering will hold talks during Cambridge’s Pint of Science event in pubs across the city.