University of Strathclyde: Faculty of Engineering


Our Faculty of Engineering is the biggest in Scotland. We're also one of the largest, best-equipped engineering faculties in the UK.

We're home to over 5,000 students from 100 countries. You can choose to study in any of our eight world-leading departments.

Our impressive range of over 40 undergraduate, postgraduate and professional development courses offer you an engineering education suited to your needs.

Our staff and students carry out research that makes a real impact, delivering solutions to many of the global challenges that are facing society today.

If you're serious about a career in engineering, Strathclyde is the place to be.

Why choose Strathclyde for engineering

You can become a Chartered Engineer

All our undergraduate Engineering programmes are fully accredited by the relevant professional Engineering institutions. This allows our graduates to become eligible for Chartered Engineer status. Many of our postgraduate degrees are also accredited.

We have a wide range of engineering courses

Our postgraduate course portfolio also has over 40 courses and is one of the largest in the UK. You can study our taught courses in one of our eight departments:

  • Architecture
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical & Process Engineering
  • Civil & Environmental Engineering
  • Design, Manufacture & Engineering Management
  • Electronic & Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Naval Architecture, Ocean & Marine Engineering

We can help you to achieve your employment ambitions

Our strong industry links ensure that over 90% of our graduates are in full-time jobs or further study within six months of graduating.

We offer a large range of scholarships

We've one of the largest portfolios of scholarships on offer of any Engineering Faculty in the UK.

You'll benefit from our research excellence

We've one of the largest research portfolios in the UK at £85 million – and growing. Three of our departments ranked first in Scotland on research power. Seven of our eight departments rank in the top 10 in the UK on research power (REF 2014).

We've strong links with industry

Our students are often given the opportunity to work on real industry challenges. These take the form of projects assigned by external companies.

We're the number one Scottish university for our Knowledge Transfer Partnership performance. We're in the top three in the UK.

Strathclyde is seventh in the league of entrepreneurial universities in the UK. We’ve generated more than 40 spin-out companies to date. We've also got more than 160 patents and license agreements. These have generated more than €56M in royalty income.

We've world class facilities

We've recently completed a £40 million investment programme in Engineering facilities and support infrastructure.

As a student, you'll have access to state-of-the-art equipment and workspaces.



Engineering Faculty Office, University of Strathclyde

Engineering Faculty Office,
University of Strathclyde,
Room 5.25, Royal College Building,
204 George Street

G1 1XW Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
+44 (0)141 548 2749


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