Top 5 in the UK for research excellence
Research Excellence Framework 2014
Our innovative teaching and cutting-edge research make us one of the leading mechanical engineering departments in the country.
We're turning 100!
On 15th December 1916, it was decided that the Faculty of Applied Science would split into two faculties; the Faculty of Metallurgy and the Faculty of Engineering. On 21st June 1917, the Department of Mechanical Engineering was born at the first meeting of the Faculty.Centenary>
An extraordinary student experience
We’re the number one university in the Russell Group for student experience. Our Students’ Union came top for the ninth year running.Feeling proud>
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Join our talented community where our world leading experts will teach you about the latest developments in mechanical engineering. Our students are involved in cutting-edge research and work with some of the biggest names in industry. Learn more about how we'll support and inspire you.Undergraduate study> MSc taught degrees> Career opportunities>
We work with businesses locally and globally to keep our teaching and research relevant and innovative. Many of our collaborators provide internships or placements for our students.Work with us>