The department has been at the forefront of engineering research for many years and internationally recognised for it's work in mechatronics, microelectronics, advanced sensor technology, renewable energy and digital systems design. The RAE 2001 awarded the department a rating of 4. Teaching is equally of a high standard with an excellent rating of 22/24 points by the Teaching Quality Assessment.
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. Read more
Fri 19 December 2014
Top engineering employers, including Jaguar Land Rover, the RAF and Manchester Airport, gave 200 engineering students a glimpse into the world of work this week. Read more
Thu 18 December 2014
The Department of Engineering at Lancaster University invites applications for a PhD studentship, "Nuclear Fuel Recycling: Are There NO Issues?". It is fully funded for four years with an annual tax free stipend of £14,000. Read more
Wed 03 December 2014