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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, sport science and engineering.

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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, Chelmsford and Writtle: from specialist science labs to engineering workshops; from state-of-the-art computer suites to psychology labs, and accredited BASES Sport Science labs to animal centres and our very own farm.

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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.

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Our people

Our goal is to provide a positive teaching and learning experience to every student, and our dedicated staff come with a wide range of skills, knowledge and passion to ensure our students reach their full potential. That’s why we’re proud to have achieved Gold for the quality of our education in the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF).

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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
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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