Aberdeen is the energy capital of Europe, a world leader in offshore renewable energy technology and boasts the largest manufacturing centre in the North.
The University's strong relationships with industry and local, national and international level enables us to always stay 'one step ahead' and confidently deliver engineering courses that meet the demands of your future employers.
Our links with world leading professional societies Institute of Engineering and Technology and The Institution of Mechanical Engineers allows us to offer fully accredited BEng/MEng courses related to electronic, electrical and mechanical engineering, including our four year fast track MEng.
We are passionate about producing quality graduates who are ready to hit the ground running, through our strong relationships with industry.
We build our strong links to industry via placements, through research projects and knowledge transfer - enabling businesses to provide input into course development and delivery.
Our staff bring with them a wide range of experience and expertise, we also invite speakers from industry to lecture on undergraduate and postgraduate courses who also help ensure we stay up-to-date and relevant.
By meeting with a range of professionals from relevant industries throughout Scotland, and forging collaborative links with other HE institutions, we are constantly enhancing course content.
The employability our engineering graduates says everything about the quality of our courses. We are the top provider of graduates to Shell in Scotland and the third top provider across the UK, only behind Oxford and Cambridge.
We have an excellent record of accreditation by professional institutions, a strong indicator of the high quality and relevance of our courses.
Based in Aberdeen, the energy capital of Europe, we are ideally situated for your engineering studies.
You will learn from a team of experienced staff who are actively involved in research, consultancy and the provision of bespoke education and training to industry.
Our Partnerships & Affiliations
We are proud to be associated with leading organisations, institutions and professional bodies, including:
The School of Engineering boasts modern, purpose-built laboratories and facilities, equipped with the very latest engineering technology, ensuring our students always have access to ‘the right tools for the job’.
State-of-the-art facilities include the 'Slice of Ocean Wave Tank' which is currently helping researchers to study and test new innovative wave power technology that can withstand harsh environments.
Our IT laboratories are fully equipped with the latest industry-related software and online technical applications, ensuring high performance and outstanding support.
Students also have access to CampusMoodle, the University's virtual learning environment, which offers a wide range of learning materials and student information.
Combining a range of engineering expertise with purpose-built facilities and strong commercial links.