Postgraduate taught courses and research opportunities we offer
- Faculty of Engineering ranked 3rd in the UK for research power (REF 2014)
- 98% of our research judged as "international quality" (REF 2014)
We can help equip you with the knowledge and skills you need to move into postgraduate research or pursue a career in engineering anywhere in the world.
The department hosts one of the largest power electronics research group in the UK. We carry out fundamental studies in enabling technologies, and applied research in partnershipwith a range of companies, which informs our teaching. We pride ourselves on our practical, industrial focus.
Our globally recognised research gives you the opportunity to undertake live, innovative projects. Student projects have ranged from studies which establish new scientific principlesand technological possibilities, to near-market developments undertaken in close collaborationwith industry.
- is ranked in the top ten for electrical engineering in the UK (QS World Rankings 2017)
- attracts field-leading academics and students from across the globe with its combination of cross-disciplinary and research expertise
To see a full list of available Engineering research courses please visit our online prospectus.
Funded PhD studentships are also available. Please visit our PhD opportunities page to find out more.
More information about the various research groups our engineers work in is available on our research section.