Research in the Department is organised into a number of research centres, but there are many overlaps and links between these.
Our Mechanical Engineering and Aerospace Engineering programmes offer the chance to be involved in exciting hands-on practical projects to use the knowledge gained during your studies.
The Department has a long standing reputation for the quality of its MSc courses, which have been highly commended by external examiners and quality assessment schemes.
We offer tailored for you PhD and MPhil research degrees in all our areas of research interest, as well as an EngD programme in Micro and NanoMaterials and Technologies.
Currently working as a Research Engineer at Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear, Ed Williamson has been honoured with a highly prestigious Industrial Fellowship from the Royal Commission for the Exhibition of 1851.
“The University of Surrey has superb industrial connections, and the Professional Training year is something that is embraced and pushed across all faculties.”
“I’m proud that I’ve become known within the company as an engineer responsible for quality test vehicles, and viewed at the same level as a graduate rather than an intern.”
Recognising advancement of gender equality: representation, progression and success for all.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Surrey achieved a 92% overall satisfaction for NSS 2017.