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.
In the 2014 REF, 91% of research and 100% of impact in General Engineering was assessed as being internationally excellent and world leading.
Lancaster is ranked 8th in the UK for Mechanical Engineering in the latest Guardian University Guide.
10 postgraduate scholarships worth £2,000 towards the course tuition fee are available for the Master courses in Electronic Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Read more
Wed 11 March 2015
An innovative Lancashire start-up has drawn on the county’s textile heritage and modern high-tech engineering expertise to expand its product range. Read more
Mon 09 March 2015
In this report we provide some case studies of Science and Technology's work with external partners during 2013-2014. Read about the Engineering Design Academy, R&D opportunities with China, new science and technology start-up companies, research with IBM, Booths and regional Small and Medium Enterprises, seed funding for new products and processes, new facilities for hire, free events and training, new companies on campus, plugging the data science skills gap, and much more... Read more
Tue 20 January 2015