Faculty of Engineering & Design

We deliver degrees in architecture & civil engineering, chemical engineering, electronic & electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering.

Latest research

Find out about how our research is helping people, the environment and industry.

Departments, centres and units

Our Faculty is home to four top-performing departments, covering a range of architectural, engineering and design specialisms. Our teaching is research led and driven by the wider needs of industry, ensuring great graduate career opportunities.

Department of Mechanical Engineering

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We specialise in degrees, research and industrial collaboration across the spectrum of mechanical engineering including aerospace, automotive and biomechanics.

Work with us

We pride ourselves on our collaborative relationships with industry, from small local companies through to large international organisations. Find out more about what we can offer businesses.


We want to share our enthusiasm for engineering with school students in our local community and further afield. We are raising awareness of the real benefits of having a degree in engineering.

What is engineering?

Students on placement at Renishaw look upwards under a turbine

Engineering is the designing, testing and building of machines, structures and processes using maths and science. Studying it can lead to a rewarding career.

Women in Engineering

Student working on fermentation experiments in the laboratory.

Our Women in Engineering initiative provides information and highlights opportunities for aspiring female engineers.

Faculty staff area

Our staff wiki includes further information about Faculty and Department teams, committees and other useful resources for new and current staff.

About us

We are a Faculty of over 2700 undergraduate students, around 600 postgraduate students and over 300 academic and research staff. We have a strong reputation for teaching satisfaction and research excellence.

2 East University of Bath Claverton Down Bath BA2 7AY United Kingdom

Contact us

Get in touch for general enquiries in the Faculty and support for our current students. Follow us on instagram to see what our students are up to.