Individual research project

One of the most exciting parts of your degree is the individual research project. This forms a substantial part of one year of study, extends your third year individual exploratory project, and is your opportunity to develop an idea further under your own intellectual steam. You have the continued support of your academic supervisor and lab staff from your third year work to help, but the ideas and impetus come from you. Leading research and development work is an important part of engineering, so this project forms a key part of our degrees.

Our staff have countless research interests. A few of the more unexpected projects include:

Award-winning projects

For the full list of award-winning students please visit Scholarships and prizes.


For winners of annual industry prizes please visit Scholarships and prizes.

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