Department of Engineering

  • Robots can go all the way to Mars but they can’t pick up the groceries

  • Student-led projects showcased to industry

  • Dr Jennifer Schooling awarded an OBE for Services to Engineering and to Digital Construction

  • The man who helped to preserve Stephen Hawking’s iconic voice

  • 3D-printed robot hand ‘plays’ the piano

Undergraduate Study

Find out about our courses, the application process, and the Department's procedures for both prospective and current students.

Graduate Study

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Research

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

Robots can go all the way to Mars but they can’t pick up the groceries

16 Jan 2019

Cambridge researchers are studying the interaction between robots and humans – and teaching them how to do the very difficult things that we find easy.

Student-led projects showcased to industry

14 Jan 2019

Engineering undergraduates involved in extra-curricular projects spanning robotics, sculpture, racing cars and more, have hosted an exhibition attended by industry contacts and sponsors.

In tech we trust?

10 Jan 2019

As machine learning systems become more complex and pervasive, Cambridge researchers believe it’s time for new thinking about new technology.