Globally renowned for our teaching and research, the School of Mechanical Engineering is one of the leading mechanical engineering schools in the UK. The world-leading work of our four research institutes feeds directly into our teaching, which means you’ll learn about the latest developments in your field from world-class academics.
Research and innovation
We are internationally recognised for high-quality fundamental and applied research covering many aspects of Mechanical Engineering science and practice. We’re exceptionally proud that we are second in the UK for Mechanical Engineering for the quality of our research according to the Research Excellence Framework (REF) 2014.
News and events
Leeds academics develop 1cm micro-robots capable of identifying and fixing leaks in underground pipes
The Government has awarded the University of Leeds and three other…More
Swarms of tiny, pipe-inspecting robots could soon be able to monitor and fix…More
Dr Raoul Guiazon is set to advance the future of UK intelligence research and…More
Join Robotics at Leeds for their next seminar on bio-inspired robotics, with guest speaker Dr Fumiya Iida from the University of Cambridge.More