In the latest Government Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) the School was ranked number one in the UK with 80% of activity rated as internationally excellent or world-leading.
Our research strength ensures our undergraduate degrees, masters courses and research degrees are at the forefront of knowledge and thinking. Our teaching has an excellent reputation and is orientated to the expressed needs of industry.
We rank highly in the main league tables for electronic and electrical engineering and we scored 93% for overall student satisfaction in the latest National Student Survey (NSS).
We have long established links with industry and other international organisations, both in the UK and overseas. We also have well-established collaborative links with other schools in the University, and with other academic institutions around the world.
Our Industrial Advisory Board enhances the links between the School and our industrial partners, which helps to ensure that our courses are in line with employer needs.
Staff in the School are supportive and student-focused, well-connected nationally and internationally, within academia and industry, bringing a richness to our teaching and degree programmes.
Statistics about our School, staff and students.
Our facility for Innovative Robotic Systems is set to make us a world leader in robot design and construction.
We have a wide range of facilities to support our teaching and research.
We hold the bronze award under the Athena SWAN Charter for Women in Science.