Our reputation

Ranked 1st in the Guardian university league tables 2018

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Our reputation

Honorary Degree

Professor Anne Neville has been awarded an honorary Doctorate of Engineering

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Honorary Degree

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 at Leeds achieves high scores for student satisfaction

The 2017 National Student Survey (NSS) shows the Faculty of Engineering has…

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Engineering at Leeds is a winner at RoSPA Health and Safety Awards 2017

The Faculty of Engineering has been commended at the Royal Society for the…

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£1 million surgical equipment donated to Leeds robotics team

Institute of Robotics and Autonomous Systems led by Professor Pietro…

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Professor Anne Neville awarded an Honorary Degree

Professor Anne Neville, RAEng Chair in Emerging Technologies at the…

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We are delighted to invite you to the second 'International Symposium on Coupled Phenomena in Environmental Geotechnics (CPEG2)' that will be held at the University of Leeds.

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The second annual UK Fluids Conference, organised by the EPSRC Centres for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Fluid Dynamics, will take place at the University of 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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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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