Postgraduate open day

Visit us at our postgraduate open day to learn about studying at Leeds

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Postgraduate open day

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Find out what our students and alumni think about their time at Leeds

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Meet our students and alumni

Our reputation

Ranked 1st in the Guardian university league tables 2018

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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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News and events

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Leeds to establish the National MedTech Skills Academy

A new drive to develop skills in the medical technologies sector will be led…

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iMBE and EPSRC Centre awarded Academic Innovator by The Engineer

iMBE and EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices (MeDe…

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PhD researcher awarded IMechE Mission of Tribology Research prize

Abimbola Oladokun, School of Mechanical Engineering, was commended at the…

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IMechE publishes IMPRESS Network policy statement

The University of Leeds IMPRESS Network team have contributed to a Policy…

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Join this free online seminar to hear Dr Frank Allgower discuss 'Quo Vadis Model Predictive Control? From Stabilizing to Distributed Economic Model Predictive Control (MPC)' on Wednesday 24th January.

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We are pleased to invite you to a Robotics Seminar with speaker Dr Yoonsoo Kim from Gyeongsang National University in Korea, on the control of dynamical systems.

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This event will discuss the impact in which Artificial Intelligence has on the Law and will bring together both academics and legal professionals from London, Oxford and 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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