Established more than 50 years ago and based in one of the most iconic 20th century buildings of any UK university, we are a truly international community who share a passion for our discipline.

We pride ourselves on being a friendly department, where members of staff will take the time to get to know you and support you throughout your studies.


Find out more about our department and our commitment to excellence in both teaching and research.

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"The Department’s close links with industry mean I can do projects relevant to the research happening in industry today."