Writtle University College and ARU have merged. Writtle’s full range of college, degree, postgraduate and short courses will still be delivered on the Writtle campus. See our guide to finding Writtle information on this site.

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Faculty of Science and Engineering

Study in state-of-the-art facilities and gain the theory, practical skills and work experience needed for a rewarding career. We’re recognised internationally for research in areas such as sustainability, health and wellbeing and future cities.

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Study with us

We offer courses across the area of science and engineering at undergraduate, postgraduate and research level.

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Explore our cutting-edge facilities in Cambridge and Chelmsford: from engineering workshops to psychology labs, and 3D printing facilities to a specialist Science Centre.

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Get first-hand experience of the industry you want to work in. Placement options are available on most of our undergraduate courses, and some Masters degrees.

Find out more about placements
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Our people

Our staff have a wide range of expertise and we're passionate about supporting all staff and students to reach their full potential.

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Find out about the research taking place across the faculty and how you can become a part of it by studying for a research degree.

Our research PhD project opportunities Research degrees

Business services

Looking for specialist equipment, lab space in the centre of Cambridge, or the opportunity to collaborate on research? Find out how we can support you, your research or your business.

Our business offer

Our schools

School of Computing and Information Science
School of Engineering and the Built Environment
School of Life Sciences
School of Psychology and Sport Science
School of Vision and Hearing Sciences
Writtle School of Agriculture, Animal and Environmental Sciences


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Conferences and events

We organise a number of conferences and events throughout the year and take part in community events.

Find out about our upcoming conferences and events