Faculty of Engineering

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

See latest advice for UoN community and details of how to report symptoms or test results

Postgraduate research opportunities

Our research experts and impressive facilities make Nottingham the place to study your PhD.

We welcome students from across the globe, who join our friendly community and develop into the engineering leaders of the future.

  • 8th in the UK for overall research power (REF, 2014)

  • 3rd in the UK for research power in general engineering (REF, 2014)

  • 95% of engineering research is of international quality, with 85% graded as world-leading or internationally excellent. 


Research themes

Researcher stood in front of creative energy home writing notes

Architecture, People and Design

Male and female students conducting sustainable energy research in lab coats

Building and Sustainable Energy Tech

Female researcher in lab coat and gloves, inspecting up a chemical flask

Chemical, Environmental and Biotech

Female researcher wearing a hard hat inspecting equipment

Civil and Surveying Engineering

Male researcher conducting tests in a lab

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Assistant Professor Ming Li working with a Spark Plasma Sintering System in the Innovative Technology Research Centre

Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing





Faculty of Engineering

The University of Nottingham
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

Contacts: Please see our 'Contact us' page