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Welcome to the Faculty of Engineering

Progress is rarely a straight line. Small steps. Missteps. Great strides. Giant leaps. Make them all here.

We believe that great minds don't think alike. This is the place where you get the space, support, skills and connections to:

  • design the places of tomorrow
  • create cutting-edge tools and technologies
  • solve real world challenges
  • turn research into reality
  • help make a greener planet spin a little smoother

Get ready to shape the real world.



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Athena Swan Gender Charter Gold Award

1st for advancing gender equality

First UK engineering department to gain Athena Swan Gold Award

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3rd most targeted university by top UK employers

High Fliers, The Graduate Market in 2024

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7th in the UK for Research Power

Research Excellence Framework 2021

QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022 - world top 100

Top 70 world university for graduate employability

QS Graduate Employability Rankings 2022

Top 100 for Engineering and Technology in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2024

Top 100 world university for engineering and technology

QS top 100 World University
Rankings by Subject 2024




Abdulquadri Ademakinwa

“It's the total package of all the support I've received at University of Nottingham which has furthered my career and helped me in other aspects of my life. It has opened many opportunities and drastically improved my network and, as they say, your network is your net worth.”

Abdulquadri Ademakinwa – Architecture and Environmental Design MArch (Digital Engineer, Laing O'Rourke and Bouygues Travaux Publics)



Industry partners

We work with over 1,400 engineering employers locally, nationally and internationally, including:

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Peter Clarke

“We looked at which universities the students were coming from that were successful in joining our company and Nottingham was right at the top.”

Peter Clarke – Global Analytical Sciences Director, Mondelez International




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