School of Mechanical Engineering

Studying Mechanical Engineering

Staff and students talk about the course.


Athena Swan Charter
The School of Mechanical Engineering is committed to the values supported by the supporting women in science and has been awarded the Bronze Award.

Welcome to Mechanical Engineering

We in Mechanical Engineering at Birmingham pride ourselves in our research, 85% of which is world leading or internationally excellent. Our expertise is in applying engineering science to problems that are important to industry and society. 


- Research consultancy and industrial collaboration in: vehicles, manufacturing, and bio-medical / micro-engineering.

- Newly commissioned laboratories.

- One of the UK's leading Microsystems and Nanotechnology research centres.


We are actively involved in educational outreach, locally, nationally and internationally