Benefits of Working With Us

One of the best Engineering Departments in the UK.

The Engineering department at Lancaster is a broad-based engineering centre, with a record of innovative teaching, world-class research and integration with industry. The department has a wide range of research interests with an average annual research income is in excess of £2.25m, nearly two thirds of which is in collaboration with industry.

High quality internationally recognised research

Engineering research at Lancaster University has been rated as world leading in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF) which assesses the quality and impact of research submitted by UK universities across all subjects.

Access a broad range of expertise

Access our Collaborative Research

Proven track record

Our collaborators range from Northwest small and medium enterprises and global organisations such as QinetiQNational Nuclear LaboratoryThe Linde Group (formerly BOC Plc), Sellafield Nuclear Power StationBloodhound Supersonic Car ProgrammeBAE SystemsYorkshire WaterUnited Utilities and the Department for Transport.

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Globally Recognised University

Work with a globally recognised university and tap into our global networks. We have extensive links across the University and beyond, for example, business projects in China, and our interdisciplinary Data Science Programme for business.

Grow your organisation

Increase profitability through new insights into your customers, the introduction of new innovative products, processes and/or services.

Extensive facilities

We have extensive facilities, including state of the art eye tracking systems. For more information see our Facilities.

Work with the next generation of engineering professionals

Gain an early view of talented students through our student internship programme.