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School of Engineering

School of Engineering

Here at Newcastle University, we're pushing the boundaries of engineering.

Engineering is everywhere you look. It plays a role in every aspect of our modern lives:

  • from roboticsmachine learning and artificial intelligence
  • to mobile phonesmedical technology, and driverless cars

Engineering shapes the future all around us.

Here in Newcastle is where great innovators such as Armstrong, Stephenson, Merz and Swan developed ideas that changed the world. We are proud to continue our city's rich history in world-leading engineering, innovation and creativity. We carry out ground-breaking research. We work closely with our governmental and industrial partners. We address global challenges such as:

  • climate change
  • sustainable energy
  • transport
  • clean water supply
  • waste management

We are engineering

Latest news and events

Stephenson Building

The new Stephenson Building is part of our ongoing investment in exceptional facilities. It will deliver an outstanding student experience and a world-leading environment for research and innovation.

Find out more about the Stephenson Building

Our Latest News

Port of Tyne and Newcastle University drive toward net zero drive

Newcastle University work along side Port of Tyne and other UK ports to support their journey to net zero.

Heavy metal pollution can increase antibiotic resistance in rivers

Elevated heavy metal levels in rivers could lead to a higher level of antibiotic resistance, scientists find.