Department of Engineering

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  • Multi-million pound initiative from Microsoft to support AI research at Cambridge

  • Cambridge partners in new €1 billion European Quantum Flagship

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

Cambridge alliance secures £72 million in government funding to drive innovation and boost construction

06 Dec 2018

The Centre for Digital Built Britain (CDBB) at the University of Cambridge has joined a new alliance to transform the way that infrastructure in the UK is designed, built and used.

Making a global impact: self-healing concrete

05 Dec 2018

Cambridge research into self-healing concrete and other intelligent infrastructure materials has featured on BBC World News, BBC Breakfast and BBC Look East as part of a special programme.

Professor Richard Prager is the new Head of Department

03 Dec 2018

Professor Prager formally took up the position on 1 December 2018, succeeding Professor Cardwell, who led the Department for four years.