Department of Engineering

  • 2016 ZEISS Photography Competition winners

  • Reconditioning the brain to overcome fear

  • Artificial intelligence: computer says YES (but is it right?)

  • Keeping patients safe in hospital

  • Cambridge Engineering: The First 150 Years

Undergraduate Study

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Graduate Study

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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 students spark international electric vehicle collaboration

01 Dec 2016

Leading solar car development in the UK, Cambridge University Eco Racing is attracting not only attention but also support from around the globe

ZEISS Photography competition 2016

29 Nov 2016

It could be a crystal ball from a mythical age showing the swirling mists of time, but James Macleod’s image, which has won this year’s Photo Competition, actually shows graphene being...

Environmentally-friendly graphene textiles could enable wearable electronics

28 Nov 2016

A new method by Department researchers for producing conductive cotton fabrics using graphene-based inks opens up new possibilities for flexible and wearable electronics.