Welcome to the School of Engineering

In today’s challenging economic climate, it is critical to choose the right qualification. The School of Engineering provides excellent opportunities for students in a great learning environment, and also for creative and talented students from undergraduate to postgraduate masters, doctoral and postdoctoral levels.

Today, the School consists of four disciplines; Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering with exciting opportunities in all areas. 

World-leading research drives teaching forward at the School of Engineering. Your learning experience is enhanced by this spirit of inquiry, as you are taught by academics who are bringing the latest ideas and discoveries into the lecture theatre. 

At the School of Engineering, we are committed to delivering top quality teaching for our students and our Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning enables lecturers to keep up-to-date with their teaching practices. Blackboard, our Virtual Learning Environment, is extremely popular with students who find that it enhances their learning experience and gives them access to more learning resources.

A qualification from the School of Engineering helps you to distinguish yourself in a competitive job market. It also enables you to develop the specialist skills you need to succeed in your chosen field. Our graduates are well regarded by employers and find employment soon after completing their programmes.

We look forward to welcoming you to the School of Engineering where you will be at the forefront of developments in engineering and informatics education.

Professor Peter McHugh
Head of School of Engineering