Department of Engineering

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  • IET Young Woman Engineer of the Year Dr Jenni Sidey

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  • Keeping patients safe in hospital

  • Cambridge Engineering The First 150 Years

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

How we can make super-fast hyperloop travel a reality

16 Jan 2017

Hugh Hunt explores the potential of the the Hyperloop: a train-like technology which has the potential to match air travel for speed.

​The Cambridge Engineering Design Centre celebrated its 25th anniversary

12 Jan 2017

The Cambridge Engineering Design Centre (EDC) 25th birthday party was attended by staff, students, and alumni from across the UK and Europe.  

Alumnus named Young Design Engineer of the Year

09 Jan 2017

Former student of the IfM Manufacturing Engineering Tripos Christopher Bellamy was named Young Design Engineer of the Year at the British Engineering Excellence Awards.