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Ranked 1st in the Guardian university league tables 2018

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University of the year 2017

We have been named University of the Year 2017 by The Times and the Sunday Times' Good University Guide

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University of the year 2017
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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. 

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Engineering and computing at Leeds excel in Guardian university league tables 2018

The Faculty of Engineering has achieved exceptional results in the Guardian…

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Prestigious Royal Society fellowship for Engineering professor

The Royal Society has elected Professor of Engineering Anne Neville to its…

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Complete University Guide 2018

Engineering subjects move up league tables in the latest Complete University…

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Chi Onwurah MP inspires engineers at Leeds

Chi Onwurah MP, Shadow Minister for Industrial Strategy, Science and…

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Visit our campus by coming along to one of our open days, which are a great way to explore campus, view our impressive engineering facilities, and learn more about life at Leeds.

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Visit our campus by coming along to one of our open days, which are a great way to explore campus, view our impressive engineering facilities, and learn more about life at Leeds.

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We are celebrating International Women in Engineering Day in coordination with the Women's Engineering Society

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Visit our campus by coming along to one of our open days, which are a great way to explore campus, view our impressive engineering facilities, and learn more about life at Leeds.

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We have an expert team within the Faculty of 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 students 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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