Brunel Engineering and Design – 10 reasons to choose Brunel

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1. High graduate employment
Brunel graduates consistently enjoy high employability and higher than average graduate starting salaries. The Spotlight newsletters and the course web pages include articles from recent graduates now enjoying employment in their chosen fields. View the eight newsletters and graduate articles at
2. An Award-Winning Placement and Careers Centre
Brunel’s Placement and Careers Centre were named winners at the National Placement and Internship Awards in 2012.
3. Scholarships
MSc Structural Integrity
20 Home / EU full scholarships covering both tuition fees and a living allowance of £15,000. For terms and conditions see
Women in Engineering
40 Home / EU full scholarships for women in engineering covering tuition fees and a living allowance of £15,000 for specified postgraduate taught courses. See
Postgraduate Academic Excellence Scholarships
International Scholarships
4. Rankings

  • Top London University established in last 50 years
    Brunel was ranked top in London, 6th in the UK and 35th in the world in a new world ranking of the top 100 universities founded in the last 50 years.
  • Research Assessment Exercise rating
    General Engineering at Brunel is ranked 5th and Mechanical Engineering is ranked 8th in the country by Research Power.
  • Brunel engineering ranked 10th in UK
    Brunel Engineering was ranked 10th in the UK in the 2013-2014 Times Higher Education World University Rankings in Engineering and Technology.

5. Professional Accreditation
Many courses are accredited with UK professional organisations including the IMechE, the IET and the Institute of Engineering Designers.
6. On campus accommodation
All freshers that apply in the main admissions phase and have a confirmed offer in August will be allocated on campus accommodation automatically.
7. A safe place to study
Brunel University is an integrated campus where you can study, eat in the many restaurants, play sports, relax in the student union and finally rest, all within 7 minutes’ walk.
8. Location
Brunel is excellently situated 17 miles to the west of Central London and enjoys easy access to the City Centre (1 hour on the underground Metropolitan line from the nearest town Uxbridge). The University is close to the London Heathrow Airport (20 minutes by car) and has close motorway links to the rest of the UK (within 15 minutes you have access to the M25, the M40 and the M4.) where you might travel to all parts of the UK.
9. Graduate showcases
Applicants have an opportunity to come and see for themselves the final year work of students in the school. Two shows are scheduled :
Brunel Engineering Show – 22 May 2014
Made in Brunel Show – 12 to 15 June 2014
10. A truly supportive global community
Brunel University is proud that we have students from over 115 overseas countries. We have a dedicated Graduate School with excellent facilities for exclusive use of our many postgraduate students.
For more information on the courses and how to apply please email

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