Department of Engineering

  • Alumni Profile: Anna Young

  • Graphene to enable future space exploration

  • Cambridge to host international summit for the leaders of tomorrow

  • The £2 billion vegetable and the agricultural future of the East

  • The Department launches its 16th Annual Photography Competition

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

Alumni Profile: Anna Young

12 Jun 2019

Anna Young studied Engineering at Cambridge from 2004-2008. She stayed on to do her PhD, then received a Research Fellowship moving on to become a Senior Research Associate

Graphene to enable future space exploration

10 Jun 2019

Cambridge researchers have embarked on a campaign of zero-gravity parabolic flights to test novel thermal management graphene devices for space applications.

Design Project Office computer upgrade underway thanks to generous donation

06 Jun 2019

Thanks to the generous support of alumna Helen Morton, the Department has been able to upgrade the facilities in the Design Project office.