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
Full speed ahead for UK’s first dedicated centre for high speed rail technologies and system integration
The University of Leeds is investing £10m to develop the UK’s first…More
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018 has placed the…More
Come along to the Royal Academy of Engineering Research Day and discover the range, reach and impact of engineering and computing research taking place in the Leeds City Region.More
The BETSE 2017 conference responds to the growing popularity of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine research and its importance in the health care sector.More