Celebrating successes in Guardian University Guide 2017
We've achieved impressive rankings for two of our subjects in the 2017 Guardian University Guide league tables.
Learning from Lancaster's power cuts
Power cuts that left more than 61,000 homes and businesses without power in the Lancaster area should act as a wake-up call, argues a new report.Learn More
World-class challenges, world-class research
Engineering research at Lancaster is targeted at world-scale challenges such as decarbonising the electricity supply, protecting against nuclear proliferation and designing next generation electronic systems.Learn More
Engineering 7th in the Complete University Guide
Mechanical Engineering has been ranked 7th place in the UK by the Complete University Guide. We have the best reputation for the subject in the North West, and have the best graduate prospects in the UK at 98%. Our General Engineering ranking has climbed 1 place to 8th in the UK and is also top in the North West.
MSc Studentships now available
Scholarships of up to £4000 for exceptional candidates taking MSc Engineering courses starting October 2016 are now available.Learn More
PhD Studentships now available
Research projects leading to the award of a PhD or Masters by Research are currently available in many areas of Engineering.Learn More
2nd in the UK
Our Mechanical Engineering BSc is rated 2nd in the UK by the 2017 Guardian League Table.
100% of our graduates were employed or in further study within 6 months of graduation.
6th in the UK
6th in the UK for Chemical Engineering, according to 2017 Guardian University Guide.
7th in the UK
7th in the UK for Mechanical Engineering, according to Complete University Guide 2017 and The Times & Sunday Times 2016.
See a full list of our undergraduate engineering courses, including chemical, systems, electronic, mechanical, nuclear and sustainable engineering.Undergraduate
The Department of Engineering offers taught courses at Masters level, PhD training and Short Courses for continuing professional development.Postgraduate Study
The Engineering department at Lancaster is a broad-based engineering centre, with a record of innovative teaching, world-class research and integration with industry.Research