Our reputation

We are 4th in the UK for Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Guardian University League Tables (2020)

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Engineering stronger ethics

Ethicists at the University of Leeds have developed a vision for a new ethical framework which states the focus of an engineer is to serve the public interest

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Engineering stronger ethics

Rehabilitation

A new device will give patients physiotherapy as frequently and for as long as they wish without the need to visit hospital

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Rehabilitation
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The School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering is one of the leading Electronic and Electrical Engineering schools in the UK with over 100 years’ experience in both teaching and research excellence. We’re in the top five in the UK for the quality of our research, in our unit of assessment, according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.

Research and innovation

Our research includes pioneering work on: microwave, semiconductor, and terahertz technologies, bio-nano and quantum technologies; robotics; ultrasound and medical imaging; energy-efficient green communications networks; wireless and mobile communications; power electronic systems; and renewable energy.

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Engineering stronger ethics

Ethicists at the University of Leeds have developed a vision for a new…

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Cancer-screening technology pioneered by leader in surgical robotics

The Magnetic Flexible Endoscope, a device which can painlessly examine a…

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A miniature robot that could check colons for early signs of disease

Engineers have shown it is technically possible to guide a tiny robotic…

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International Women in Engineering Day 2019

Join us in celebrating International Women in Engineering Day (INWED) on…

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Self-Repairing Cities will be showcasing some of its most recent advances at the Global Grand Challenges Summit 2019 as part of an evening event organised by EPSRC.

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Our open days are a great way to discover more about your desired subject area, our fantastic facilities on campus, and life at Leeds.

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The IEEE UK & Ireland Young Professionals and the University of Leeds IEEE Student Branch are collaborating to organise the 2nd Postgraduate STEM Research Symposium on 23rd October at the University.

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Our annual STEM Careers Fair will give you the opportunity to speak to industry about placements, internships and graduate positions on offer.

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We have an expert team within the School of Mechanical Engineering which supports our academics to exchange vital knowledge and experience with industry and other organisations.

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We have a dedicated Employability Team that provide businesses with access to our talented engineering and computing student through a free end-to-end, managed recruitment service.

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We have a strong commitment to supporting women in engineering and computing and this is reflected in the number of female academics and students working and studying within the Faculty of Engineering.

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Throughout the year we organise and deliver events and activities that highlight the range of subjects and careers within the fascinating world of engineering and computing

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