Focusing on a range of areas including: computational methods, electronic circuits and systems, engineering and product design, bulk solid handling technology, fire engineering, manufacturing technologies, materials and chemical engineering, modelling and simulation, civil engineering, environmental engineering and sustainability.

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Research groups

Research in engineering is focused on achieving improvements to society through tackling important questions.

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Research activities

Engineering research is undertaken in our extensive purpose-built labs, which feature many unique research tools.

Thinking of studying engineering?

If you or your employees would like to study engineering we have options available.

Chemical engineering

As a chemical engineering student, you will gain the knowledge and skills to work as a professional engineer using state-of-the-art laboratory facilities and simulation software on our Medway Campus.

Civil engineering

As a civil engineering student at our Medway Campus, you will learn pioneering approaches using state-of-the-art surveying equipment and learn how to apply them in real world scenarios.

Computer engineering and cybernetics

Focus on the jobs of the future with our pioneering degrees in computer engineering and cybernetics. These courses combine technical engineering with an impressive depth of computer theory.


As an engineering student at our Medway Campus, you will gain a solid foundation in all aspects of engineering. This allows you to choose the area you want to specialise in later in your studies.

Engineering management

As a student of engineering management or design, innovation and entrepreneurship, you’ll gain solid technical and business enterprise management skills and benefit from specialist and integrated lab facilities at our Medway Campus.

Engineering technology

Studying engineering technology at our Medway Campus will give you the skills and knowledge to drive changes in product design using the latest technological advances.

Mechanical engineering

Study mechanical engineering at our Medway Campus, the only university in Kent that offers degrees in all engineering disciplines, and benefit from our strong links with local industry.

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Working with industry

Our expert staff, industry-standard facilities and research expertise can help your business grow.

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