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Top 100 for Mechanical Engineering - QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017

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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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Chi Onwurah MP inspires engineers at Leeds

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

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Lambert Engineering celebrates seventh collaboration with Leeds

MEng students Joe Allison, Matthew Warburton, and Mohammed Patel joined…

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2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject

Engineering at the University of Leeds has achieved excellent results for the…

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Talk to a student: Link to Leeds ambassador scheme 2017

Our Link to Leeds ambassadors are available online to share their experience…

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We are delighted to invite you to two Inaugural Lectures on robotics in modern medicine taking place on Monday 22 May 2017.

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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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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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