Prof Ian Glover

Head of Engineering and Technology

Welcome to the Department of Engineering and Technology

Welcome to the Department of Engineering and Technology

As a department, we are proud to offer our students comprehensive teaching and research facilities with cutting-edge equipment across the areas of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, Electronic and Electrical Engineering and Music Technology, ensuring the perfect environment in which to excel.

Our students have access to an advanced automotive lab, renewable energy generation technology and computing laboratories running industry-standard software.

Music Technology students benefit from state-of-the-art equipment including a dedicated audio laboratory complex, four production studios, a Foley studio and a live sound room with 7kW PA and Digidesign Venue desk.

Our MEng/BEng(Hons) programmes in the Mechanical and Automotive, and Electronic and Electrical Engineering subject areas have been fully accredited by the IMechE and the IET, for over 20 years, a testament to our continually high standard of education and our close relationship with the engineering profession.

Our Subject Areas

Electronic Engineering

In this increasingly technological world, it’s difficult to think of an area where electronics aren’t used. This is a fast moving growth area and highly talented engineers are in demand.

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Mechanical and Automotive Engineering

Mechanical engineering has the power to improve people’s lives and new developments can have a real impact on society.

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Music Technology

The music industry needs engineers and technicians who can innovate. These are the people behind the scenes with the skills to create original music and operate audio systems and recording equipment.

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Our research

Engineering Centres and Institutes

Engineering has a vibrant and rapidly growing research community with expertise in such diverse areas as precision engineering, intelligent interfaces, systems engineering, and diagnostics.

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Our facilities