Engineering

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.

Make advances. Study engineering.


Interested in the pursuit of innovation and discovery? We offer a range of engineering courses to suit all industries and interests. Explore the opportunities.

Our courses

All our engineering degrees share a common first year before you go on to specialise in your chosen area of engineering. Most of our engineering disciplines offer a four-year course which leads to a Master’s degree and an 'extended' degree which includes a foundation year.

Advanced Chemical Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Combine learning of chemical & process engineering with key experience in industry. Apply for our MSc Advanced Chemical Engineering with Industrial Practice.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Engineering

Advanced Chemical Engineering, MSc

Develop your expertise in chemical and process engineering and build the skills for future careers with an MSc in Advanced Chemical Engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Engineering

Building Services Engineering, FdE (RSME)

This course is only available to Royal School of Military Engineering (RSME) applicants, providing a comprehensive introduction to core technical and managerial aspects within a vocational 'Clerk of Works' practitioner context.

  • Mode: Part time
  • Location: Partner College
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Chemical Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

This chemical engineering degree includes a foundation year. It has been designed with leading companies to meet the needs of future engineers. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Engineering

Chemical Engineering, BEng (Degree Apprenticeship)

Gain a degree from your workplace. Discover new technologies, industrial planning and chemical storage with a degree apprenticeship in chemical engineering.

  • Mode: Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Engineering

Chemical Engineering, BEng Hons

This chemical engineering degree prepares you for successful careers in chemical and process engineering, pharmaceuticals and food production. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Engineering

Chemical Engineering, MEng

Study chemical engineering from undergraduate through to Master’s level. Explore chemical processing and technology for top engineering careers. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Chemical engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

This degree in civil engineering includes a foundation year. Study construction, mechanics and design for careers in structural engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Develop your technical knowledge and the skills needed for the construction industry with this Master’s in Civil Engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, BEng Hons

Study a degree in civil engineering to gain expertise in construction and structural design for engineering jobs. Benefit from links to engineering firms.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, FdSc (RSME)

This course is only available to Royal School of Military Engineering (RSME) applicants, providing a comprehensive introduction to core technical and managerial aspects of highway engineering and plant management.

  • Mode: Part time
  • Location: Partner College
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, MEng

Study civil engineering from undergraduate through to Master’s level. Gain expertise in construction, mechanics and structural design. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Civil Engineering, MSc

Develop your technical knowledge and the skills needed for the construction industry with this Master’s in Civil Engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Computer Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

This computer engineering degree includes a foundation year. Develop skills in engineering by building computer hardware and embedded systems. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Computer engineering and cybernetics; Engineering

Computer Engineering, BEng Hons

Based at our Medway Campus, this computer engineering degree provides experience in developing applications and hardware for computer systems. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Computer engineering and cybernetics; Engineering

Computer Engineering, MEng

Study computer engineering from Bachelor through to Master’s level. Gain experience in developing embedded systems and advanced ICT projects. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Computer engineering and cybernetics; Engineering

Construction Management, FdSc (RSME)

This course is only available to Royal School of Military Engineering (RSME) applicants, providing a comprehensive introduction to core technical and managerial aspects of construction management within a military vocational context.

  • Mode: Part time
  • Location: Partner College
  • Subject: Engineering

Cybernetics (Extended), BEng Hons

This cybernetics degree includes a foundation year. Explore the engineering involved in smart devices and the Internet of Things to become an innovator.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Computer engineering and cybernetics; Engineering

Cybernetics, BEng Hons

Our degree in cybernetics looks at the computer engineering involved in smart devices and the embedded systems found in household appliances. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Computer engineering and cybernetics; Engineering

Cybernetics, MEng

Study cybernetics from undergraduate through to Master’s level. Explore the mechanics of smart devices and embedded systems for engineering jobs. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Computer engineering and cybernetics; Engineering

Digital and Technology Solutions, BSc Hons (Degree Apprenticeship)

Combine IT and business skills with this degree apprenticeship in digital & technology solutions. Learn on the job for valuable work experience. Learn more.

  • Mode: Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management; Engineering technology

Electrical and Electronic Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

This degree in electrical and electronic engineering has a foundation year. Study networks and electrical circuits for advanced technical skills. Learn more

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology

Our electrical and electronic engineering degree prepares you for the future in engineering technology. Study design, materials and hardware systems.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering; Engineering technology

Electrical and Electronic Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Enhance your specialist electrical engineering knowledge with our Master’s in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, BEng Hons

Our degree in electrical and electronic engineering covers topics such as circuitry and communication networks for careers in engineering and telecoms.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, MEng

Study electrical and electronic engineering from undergraduate through to Master’s level for careers in science, telecoms and electronic engineering.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Electrical and Electronic Engineering, MSc

Enhance your specialist electrical engineering knowledge with our IET-accredited Master’s in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Electrical Engineering, FdE (RSME)

This course is only available to Royal School of Military Engineering (RSME) applicants, providing a comprehensive introduction to core technical and managerial aspects of electrical engineering within a vocational 'Clerk of Works' context.

  • Mode: Part time
  • Location: Partner College
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Electrical Power Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Specialise in the field of electrical power and explore modern power systems with our MSc Electrical Power Engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Electrical Power Engineering, MSc

Specialise in the field of electrical power and explore modern power systems with our MSc Electrical Power Engineering. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering

Engineering - Research, MPhil/PhD

Explore new ground in engineering with a research degree (MPhil/PhD). Enjoy world-class facilities and laboratories for ground-breaking research. Read more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering

Engineering Management (Extended), BEng Hons

This degree in engineering management includes a foundation year. Combine technical skills in engineering with skills such as business planning. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management

Engineering Management with Industrial Practice, MSc

Combine study with practical experience in engineering management. Study a two-year Master’s in Engineering Management with Industrial Practice. Learn more.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management

Engineering Management, BEng Hons

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management

Engineering Management, MSc

Looking for an MBA for engineers? Our Master’s in Engineering Management will help you develop management careers in engineering and enterprise. Read more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management

Engineering, Design and Innovation (Extended), BEng Hons

This degree in engineering, design and innovation includes a foundation year. Develop the design and business skills to create and launch new products.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management

Engineering, Design and Innovation, BEng Hons

Study a degree in engineering, design and innovation for the design skills to design new products and the business skills to market them. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management

Engineering, MSc by Research

Our Master’s by Research in Engineering is ideal for engineers and graduates to explore an industry-based project alongside taught courses in engineering.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering

Global Shipping Management, MSc

The global shipping industry has never been so competitive. Gain the skills you need to get ahead with our Master’s in Global Shipping Management. Read more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management

Information Technology Management for Business, BSc Hons

This IT management course for business combines information technology and business management. Gain hands-on experience to kick-start your business career.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management; Engineering technology

Machine Intelligence, MSc

Explore future technology, Artificial Intelligence, and beyond with this MSc in Machine Intelligence. Establish the next big step in computing. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Computer engineering and cybernetics; Engineering

Manufacturing Engineering, BEng Hons (Degree Apprenticeship)

Get a degree in the workplace. Learn about materials, manufacturing systems & project management with a degree apprenticeship in manufacturing engineering.

  • Mode: Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering technology; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Work on your own projects on our Master’s in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. Read more

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, MSc

Work on your own projects on our Master’s in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering. Accredited by the Institution of Engineering and Technology. Read more

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering (Extended), BEng Hons

This mechanical engineering degree includes a foundation year. Study topics in structural mechanics for work in the automotive and aeronautical industries.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering Technology

Our mechanical engineering technology degree covers engineering mechanics, product design and development, and computer-aided design. Learn more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering technology; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering, BEng Hons

This mechanical engineering degree looks at areas such as structural mechanics and hydraulics for careers in manufacturing and aeronautical engineering.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Mechanical Engineering, MEng

Study mechanical engineering from undergraduate through to master’s level. Explore mechanics, circuits and thermodynamics for a range of engineering skills.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time, Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Mechanical engineering

Product Design and Development Engineer (Degree Apprenticeship)

Design, develop and market products with on-the-job experience. Study a degree apprenticeship in product design and development engineering. Read more.

  • Mode: Degree apprenticeship
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Electrical and electronic engineering; Engineering; Engineering management

Product Design Engineering, MSc

Learn to design and develop the technological products of the future with our new Master's in Product Design Engineering. Study in London & Kent. Read more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Engineering; Engineering management; Mechanical engineering

Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering with Industrial Practice, MSc

Interested in creating solutions around the reuse of water? Tackle complex problems with a Master’s in Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering. Read more.

  • Mode: Sandwich
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering, MSc

Interested in creating solutions around the reuse of water? Tackle complex problems with a Master’s in Water, Waste and Environmental Engineering. Read more.

  • Mode: Full time, Part time
  • Location: Medway Campus
  • Subject: Civil engineering; Engineering

Spotlight on women in engineering


"I am so proud to be an engineer in a male-dominated area," says Cagla Balaban. Find out more about our graduate, who now works for the university.

  • Having lectures that are joined with other groups of engineers makes Greenwich special.

    - Shivani Aggarwal, BEng Chemical Engineering student

  • Studying Mechanical Engineering at the University of Greenwich has helped me understand product design, thermodynamics material engineering, and mechanical dynamic. In terms of engineering they are one of the leaders in the country.

    - Connor Felstead, Mechanical Engineering graduate

Communities and societies

Our student societies offer a space for personal growth and the chance to make lasting friendships. You can take part in activities through your department and via GK Unions (an alliance between the Universities of Greenwich and Kent). Here's a taste of how you can get involved and how we build connections with the wider community.

Sponsoring swimming excellence


The Faculty of Engineering and Science sponsors a competitive swimming club in Gillingham, helping community swimmers to reach the next level.

Take a Virtual Tour

Our virtual tours are a great way to get a feel for where you'll be studying. Explore the facilities we have on offer below.

Research and partnerships

Research in engineering is focused on achieving improvements to society through tackling important questions. Our research themes include biomedical engineering, handling materials, sustainability, mathematical modelling, future technology and the Internet of Things, and next generation materials.

Supporting the deaf with new technology


Dr Wim Melis is working on technology that could significantly improve sound quality for hearing implant users.

Join us as a research student

Graduates from our undergraduate forensic science courses can move on to our MRes degree. Normally, you will need a 2.1 or First. If you have a suitable research proposal in engineering, we can help you apply to the university and find the appropriate supervisor.

Contact

fes_research_office@gre.ac.uk

Working with industry

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

Find out more

Greenwich Research & Enterprise

Contact

enterprise@gre.ac.uk

020 8331 7867

International researcher shortlisted for award


PhD student Ahmad Taha from Cairo has been shortlisted for an Energy Institute award for his work to reduce Medway NHS Trust's use of electricity. Here, he discusses engineering research at Medway.