Department of Engineering

  • Carbon nanotubes find real world applications

  • Google Award for the Automatic Statistician

  • The Making of a Smart Tunnel: measuring tunnelling history for the first time

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.

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

Cambridge Startup wins Silicon Valley Mentorship

21 Aug 2014

Increasingly innovation is happening elsewhere and the University of Cambridge is being recognised as a leading supplier of entrepreneurial talent.  

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

19 Aug 2014

CSIC is preparing to create the Centre’s first-ever live laboratory on site at the Department of Engineering at the University of Cambridge.

“Trojan horse” treatment could beat brain tumours

13 Aug 2014

A smart technology which involves smuggling gold nanoparticles into brain cancer cells has proven highly effective in lab-based tests.