Department of Engineering

  • The beauty of engineering - 2017 ZEISS Photography Competition results

  • Professor Lord Robert Mair welcomed as President of the Institution of Civil Engineers

  • Take your medicine: how research into supply chains will help you take care of yourself

  • Cambridge PhD student secures Fellowship to aid development of innovative technology

  • How to train your drugs: nanotherapeutics

Undergraduate Study

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Graduate Study

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Latest news

President’s Prize for best oral presentations at the Medical Physics and Engineering Conference

22 Nov 2017

The Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine President’s Prize for best oral presentation has been awarded jointly to alumna Cara Cooper and PhD student Matt Smith.

Cambridge collaborates on device to accelerate drug discovery for kidney diseases

21 Nov 2017

Researchers from the Department of Engineering are collaborating with industry and academia to develop a device to improve the testing of kidney disease drugs.

The beauty of engineering

20 Nov 2017

Creative images and video spanning tissue engineering, aircraft engines and nanotechnology have won prizes in the Department’s 2017 ZEISS Photography Competition.