Top 5 in the UK for research impact and excellence

Research Excellence Framework 2014

We turn brilliant ideas into advanced technology, developing solutions to contemporary problems.

Compound Semiconductor R&D Industry Day

Discover more about our world-class semiconductor growth, fabrication and characterization facilities, funding opportunities and collaborative R&D.

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Postgraduate Study

Our courses combine advanced engineering knowledge, practical skills and research techniques, making them the ideal preparation for a career in industry or further research at PhD level.

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Study with us

Our students learn from experts and experience world-class facilities. Find out how our hands-on courses get you ready for the professional world.

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We cover areas from electronics for hybrid vehicles and actuators for aerospace, to surveillance electronics and stealthy materials.

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Industrial collaboration

We work with businesses locally and globally to keep our teaching and research relevant and innovative. Many of our collaborators provide internships or placements for our students.

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