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.


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.

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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.  



Find out what's been going on in the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and The Built Environment.



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

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Find your home from home at BCU. We offer eight halls of residence options, ranging from on-campus to inner-city living. You can take a virtual tour of each accommodation option to find the one for you.

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Read our admission FAQs to get your application questions answered. If your question isn’t covered, we have all the details of how to get in touch.

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Student Support

From disability and mental health support to CV and job interview training, BCU ensures you have all you need during your time here – and beyond – to succeed and flourish in your studies and career.

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Social Media

Follow our social media channels and discover more about life at BCU, including what the University and city will offer you if you study here.

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Open Days

When possible, the best way to explore what's on offer is to come and see us in person, and we host a number of Open Days throughout the year. Come and be taught by our trailblazing academics and study in our innovative £340m facilities.

Open days