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Our research is making an impact on some of society's biggest challenges and along with our student centred teaching this makes the School a great place to study.

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Why study with us

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A leading research school

We are one of the top ten engineering research departments in the UK and the impact of our research was recognised as top in the UK in the latest government Research Excellence Framework (REF) survey.

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A wide range of postgraduate courses

We provide a wide range of MSc courses which have been accredited by the professional engineering institutions, and our PhD opportunities cover all of the major engineering disciplines.

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Excellent graduate prospects

As a postgraduate student you will have excellent career prospects as we have close links with industry and our graduates are highly regarded by employers.

If you study with us, you will be joining a department with a vibrant research culture and a strong commitment to teaching. As a research led department, our excellent laboratory facilities receive continual investment and you will be able to conduct your research project alongside internationally recognised research groups.
Dr Michael Harbottle Director of Recruitment and Admissions

Our talks and videos

A message from our Head of School

Our Head of School, Professor Sam Evans, welcomes you to the School of Engineering.

Our staff and students tell you about our MSc course in Advanced Mechanical Engineering.

MSc Advanced Mechanical Engineering

Our staff and students tell you about our MSc course in Advanced Mechanical Engineering.

Dr Aled Davies takes you through our four MSc courses in civil, structural, geoenvironmental and hydroenvironmental engineering.

Our MSc courses in civil engineering

Dr Aled Davies takes you through our four MSc courses in civil, structural, geoenvironmental and hydroenvironmental engineering.

Our staff and students tell you about the MSc in Electrical Energy Systems.

MSc Electrical Energy Systems

Our staff and students tell you about the MSc in Electrical Energy Systems.

Dr Valera-Medina introduces the MSc Sustainable Energy and Environment  including the main features of the course, our students, careers and facilities.

MSc Sustainable Energy and Environment

Dr Valera-Medina introduces the MSc Sustainable Energy and Environment including the main features of the course, our students, careers and facilities.

Hear about the course, our students, our facilities, and the career prospects for graduates.

MSc Wireless and Microwave Communication Engineering

Hear about the course, our students, our facilities, and the career prospects for graduates.

Hear our students and staff talk about PhD and MSc degrees, the opportunities available, and what it is like to study at Cardiff.

Postgraduate Study in the School of Engineering

Hear our students and staff talk about PhD and MSc degrees, the opportunities available, and what it is like to study at Cardiff.

Hear from Dr Tom Beach as to why you should consider studying on our MSc in Building Information Modelling (BIM).

MSc Building Information Modelling

Hear from Dr Tom Beach as to why you should consider studying on our MSc in Building Information Modelling (BIM).

Dr Roberto Quaglia describes the benefits of studying on our MSc in Compound Semiconductor Electronics.

MSc Compound Semiconductor Electronics

Dr Roberto Quaglia describes the benefits of studying on our MSc in Compound Semiconductor Electronics.

Hear how joining our MSc Communication Technology and Entrepreneurship will help you develop your career.

MSc Communication Technology and Entrepreneurship

Hear how joining our MSc Communication Technology and Entrepreneurship will help you develop your career.

Studying with us

View our MSc courses

You will find wide range of MSc courses to suit your interests.

Our research

Our research groups are conducting exciting and relevant work on some of this century's greatest challenges.

Our inclusive culture

We pride ourselves on our inclusive culture and aim to provide an environment where everyone can thrive.

Our links with industry

Find out more about how we collaborate with business and industry on our teaching and research.

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Funding your studies

Learn more about the scholarships, UK government support packages and student loans available to you.

Guaranteed accommodation

All postgraduate students arriving in September are guaranteed a single occupancy room.

Student support

Get free, impartial and confidential advice on disability and dyslexia, money, careers, counselling and more.

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Contact us

Just submit an enquiry form and we will be happy to answer any questions or arrange a chat with you.

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How to apply

Information on how to apply for our courses.

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Download our Engineering Postgraduate Brochure

Our brochure contains comprehensive information on all of our MSc courses, our PhD opportunities, and more.