Faculty of Engineering

Identify a research topic and supervisor

Research based Engineering postgraduate programmes require an academic supervisor to oversee your study programme. Use these tools to help you find a research project, identify a research topic, supervisor or area of interest before you submit your application.

If you can't find a research topic that you would like to pursue, please let us know what you would like to do and we will try and accommodate you.



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A searchable database where you can find masters and doctoral supervisors and research projects that you can join.

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Search for an academic
You may already know the name of the academic you wish to complete your degree under. You can search by first name and/or surname.


Current research projects
Continuous research by our academics provides opportunities for students to become involved which may support the research requirements of your masters programme.


Areas of expertise
The Faculty of Engineering has four cross-disciplinary research themes. This is not an exhaustive list, but merely provides an indication as to the areas we are currently focussing in.