Department of Engineering

  • Professor Dame Ann Dowling receives the Order of Merit from HM The Queen

  • Professor Dame Ann Dowling is Kirsty Young's castaway on Desert Island Discs Sunday 24 July on BBC Radio 4

  • Cambridge Engineering: The First 150 Years

  • Unsung heroes: the role of technicians

  • Photography Competition 2016

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

Bulk superconductor magnetic field record achieved

22 Jul 2016

Dr Mark Ainslie of the Bulk Superconductivity Group, in conjunction with a Japanese research team, has achieved a bulk superconductor magnetic field record. 

Professor Dame Ann Dowling receives the Order of Merit from HM The Queen

21 Jul 2016

Professor Dame Ann Dowling OM DBE FREng FRS, President of the Royal Academy of Engineering, has formally joined the highly prestigious Order of Merit.

Addressing bias on National Women in Engineering Day

14 Jul 2016

​The Department of Engineering celebrated National Women in Engineering Day on June 23.