Engineering degree courses, research and education

As a Plymouth engineer, you recognise the profound impact of engineering practice on society and the values and abilities that are essential for becoming a professional engineer.

  • @ Be taught by internationally recognised experts passionate about an excellent learning experience.
  • @ All our courses are accredited by appropriate professional bodies affiliated to the UK Engineering Council.
  • @ Put your learning into practice with our world-class facilities, laboratories and workshops.
  • @ Our strong links with industry ensure our teaching remains relevant to your future career.
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Experience our facilities first hand

Get to know us at open day events throughout the year, where you can find out more about the University, explore our campus and meet the people who will teach and prepare you for your future career.

  • Say hello to our iCub and Pepper the robot.
  • Witness waves more than one metre high in our unmatched Marine Building facility.
  • Ask any questions to our staff and our current students.

Visit us at an open day

Visitors on a tour of the campus in the Marine Building Wave Tank
<p>Dr Francesca Stramandinoli<br></p>

“Studying at Plymouth gave me the chance to join a well established international research team. Thanks to that, I could interact with researchers leading the field of cognitive robotics and build a wide network of connections.”

Dr Francesca StramandinoliSenior Research Engineer, Human Robotics AI Expert United Technologies Research Center, Connecticut, USA


 Equality Diversity and Inclusion

Equality, diversity and inclusion

The School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics aims to promote equality of opportunity to all staff and students.

Find out more about our activities

Athena Swan

Athena Swan is a national charter that recognises the work of higher education institutions and their departments towards tackling gender inequality.
The University of Plymouth is a bronze Athena Swan award holder, which means that we subscribe to the ten principles of the charter.
The School was awarded an Athena Swan bronze award in April 2018, recognising the steps taken towards promoting gender equality for engineering staff and students.
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