Department of Engineering

  • Constructionarium week: putting theory into practice

  • The future of robotics based on biological principles

  • Practice really does make perfect

  • A bold new approach to training PhD students

  • The Cambridge Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction (CSIC) creates a live laboratory

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

Professor David Cardwell awarded Honorary Doctor of Science (D.Sc) by the University of Warwick

26 Feb 2015

Professor David Cardwell has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science (D.Sc) by the University of Warwick. 

Graphene’s potential for energy conversion and storage

24 Feb 2015

Scientists working with Europe's Graphene Flagship and the Cambridge Graphene Centre have produced a wide-ranging review of the potential of graphene in energy conversion and storage.

Wealth from Waste

23 Feb 2015

Gates Scholar Luca Di Mario​ explains why businesses should get involved in waste recovery in the developing world.