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.
Wide range of courses
We provide a wide range of master's degree programmes which have been accredited by the professional engineering institutions, and our PhD opportunities cover all of the major engineering disciplines.
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.
Our talks and videos
Postgraduate study in the School of Engineering
Our students and staff discuss PhD and MSc degrees, the opportunities available, and what it's like to study with us,
PhD opportunities in compound semiconductor manufacturing
Professor Peter Smowton talks about the PhD opportunities available and explains why compound semiconductors are so important.
Advanced Mechanical Engineering (MSc)
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.
Electrical Energy Systems (MSc)
Our staff and students tell you about the MSc in Electrical Energy Systems.
Building Information Modelling (MSc)
Hear from Dr Tom Beach as to why you should consider studying on our MSc in Building Information Modelling (BIM).
Sustainable Energy and Environment (MSc)
Dr Valera-Medina introduces the MSc Sustainable Energy and Environment including the main features of the course, our students, careers and facilities.
Wireless and Microwave Communication Engineering (MSc)
Hear about the course, our students, our facilities, and the career prospects for graduates.
Compound Semiconductor Electronics (MSc)
Dr Roberto Quaglia describes the benefits of studying on our MSc in Compound Semiconductor Electronics.
Communication Technology and Entrepreneurship (MSc)
Hear how joining our MSc Communication Technology and Entrepreneurship will help you develop your career.
Our postgraduate taught programmes
We offer specialist degree programmes which are carefully designed to help you upgrade your engineering knowledge and skills and to specialise in a particular area. Our balanced programmes include a major research element and our strong industrial links feed into the teaching content and research projects.
We offer a wide range of postgraduate research opportunities across the core disciplines of civil, electrical and electronic, and mechanical engineering. Within these disciplines, there are many specialist areas such as communications, energy and the environment, medical engineering, materials and nanotechnology.