The Faculty of Engineering & the Built Environment has earned an outstanding reputation for its high quality postgraduate education. Our postgraduate and postdoctoral research programmes attract a large number of qualifying undergraduates from within the EBE Faculty, as well as an increasingly strong contingent of international students. The range of research specialisations and the breadth of knowledge within the Faculty, contribute to make it a truly unique learning environment.
Researchers within the Engineering & the Built Environment Faculty are regularly commissioned (by industry) to conduct research. Through these partnerships the Faculty earns significant funding for the University. The Faculty enjoys an excellent international reputation for its work in a number of specialist fields, including Minerals Processing, Catalysis, Biotechnology, Power Engineering, Digital Processing, Advanced Fuels Technology, Computational Mechanics, Fluid Dynamics and Project Management.