Department for Engineering

We are a recognised leader in education, training and business solutions, offering a wide range of courses that benefit from active engagement with regional, national and international industry - giving students the best possible introduction to modern engineering.

Our high-quality programmes combined with industry engagement have earned the School accreditation by world-leading professional bodies, such as the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE).

Well-equipped laboratories enhance our students' educational experience, providing a bridge between theoretical learning and hands-on teaching to prepare them for a career in industry.


Find out about our range of undergraduate engineering courses, including Automotive, Electrical, Manufacturing and Mechanical. 



Take a look at the postgraduate courses and research degrees available at the School of Engineering.



Our Foundation Years offer you an additional year of study to ensure successful progression to your chosen degree.


In today's fast paced world, technology is advancing at an unprecedented rate. From cutting edge developments in artificial intelligence to sustainable energy solutions, engineering at BCU is the forefront of these innovations. Our campus is situated in the heart of the city, providing you with the perfect environment to immerse yourself in the dynamic field of engineering.

The course is designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to tackle real world challenges. As a BCU engineering student, you'll be positioned to make an impact in various sectors, from civil and automotive to renewable energy and beyond. The demand for skilled engineers has never been higher, and the opportunities are boundless.

Companies are actively seeking graduates with practical skills and critical thinking that is taught on this course. We also have strong ties with industry partners, providing you with invaluable networking opportunities. You'll get to access BCU's cutting edge facilities and also benefit from using the specialist equipment over at the GBS IoT.

This is where your engineering journey begins. Embrace the possibilities and engineer a future that makes a difference.

About Us

The School of Engineering provides the perfect setting for practical work with modern day teaching and learning facilities. We pride ourselves on equipping our students with the skill set that they need not only working on industry standard equipment, but having industrial links, which set them up perfectly for a career in engineering.

More from the School of Engineering

Open Days

The best way to explore what's on offer is to come and see us in person at one of our Open Days.

Open Days


Check out the latest blogs from our academics and students.  


Innovation Fest

Innovation Fest is designed to foster entrepreneurship and support the development of our first-year students as future world-changers.

Innovation Fest


Take a look around the facilities available to you at the School of Engineering.


BCU Racing

BCU Racing is a team of students that design, build and race a car at Silverstone Circuit, as part of the IMECHE Formula Student Challenge. 

Start your engines

Student Experience

Learn about the inspirational stories of our engineering students. Hear about their experiences, placements and what they did after graduating.

Student Experience

Innovation Fest

Innovation Fest is designed to foster entrepreneurship and support the development of our first-year students as future world-changers. The festival contributes to the knowledge economy, increasing students’ employability by providing genuine portfolio material.

Innovation Fest at BCU