In the news : School of Engineering

Read the latest news from across the Faculty.


Ulster University researchers part of advisory group on StopCOVID NI app

The group advised on development and roll out of the new StopCOVID NI app

1 August 2020

Ulster University launches free online courses for workers affected by COVID-19

The online courses will upskill and retrain people whose jobs have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic

6 July 2020

Multi-disciplinary team of Ulster experts help secure £33m grant to build zero emission ferries

Multi-disciplinary team of Ulster experts help secure £33m grant to build zero emission ferries

26 June 2020

Ulster University launches new study exploring COVID-19 exposure and immunity in NI

Have you tested positive or think you've had COVID-19? Ulster University wants to hear from you

18 June 2020

Ulster University develop COVID-19 symptom checker, diagnostic and contact tracker app

The app checks for COVID-19 symptoms and provides advice

25 May 2020

Ulster University Lecturer producing 100 PPE visors a day from home

Dr McConville is printing protective face shields for frontline healthcare workers during the pandemic

30 April 2020

Hockey star graduates with Masters in Biomedical Engineering

Fresh from Ireland’s historic hockey Olympic qualification success Megan Frazer graduates today

17 December 2019

Cheap and simple eye test for early detection of heart conditions

Cheap and simple eye test for early detection of heart conditions

31 October 2019

Further funding secured to explore the commercialisation of SAFEWATER technologies

Ulster University researchers have been awarded £840,000 further funding from the UKRI’s Global Challenges Research Fund to explore and develop pathways to market for IoT devices that can detect faecal contamination of drinking water. The project

17 October 2019

Ulster University partners with Shaanxi University of Science and Technology to establish Ulster College in Northern China

Ulster University partners with Shaanxi University of Science and Technology to establish Ulster College in Northern China

9 September 2019

Ulster University celebrates outstanding academic impact with three National Teaching Fellowships

Ulster University celebrates outstanding academic impact with three National Teaching Fellowships

5 August 2019

St Mary’s College runaway success in awards recognising future of engineering in UK

St Mary’s College runaway success in awards recognising future of engineering in UK

8 July 2019

Professor James McLaughlin of Ulster University named among Nation’s Lifesavers

Professor James McLaughlin from Ulster University has today been recognised for his exceptional contribution to keeping the nation healthy.

16 May 2019

Ulster University tackles global water challenge with easy-to-use smart devices

Ulster University tackles global water challenge with easy-to-use smart devices

22 March 2019

Ulster University tackles superbugs using research and evidence-based interventions

Ulster University tackles superbugs using research and evidence-based interventions

18 November 2018

Industry and education join forces to inspire future engineers in Northern Ireland

HM Government Envoy for the Year of Engineering Stephen Metcalfe MP visits Northern Ireland to see the innovative projects inspiring budding engineers across the country

29 October 2018

Chancellor of the Exchequer visits Ulster University Magee Campus

Chancellor of the Exchequer visits Ulster University Magee Campus

25 July 2018

Ulster Engineering Graduates receive Global Design Awards

MECHANICAL Engineering Graduates from Ulster University are being awarded more than their degree certificates this week; as they celebrate the far-reaching recognition of the innovative engineering projects they designed during their studies.

5 July 2018

Ulster Students launch second successful business partnership ahead of graduating

ULSTER University Graduate Declan O’Brien is revolutionising the food and drink sector in Northern Ireland utilising the First Class Honours Degree in Mechanical Engineering he will graduate with later today (Thursday).

5 July 2018

Chair of award winning student society named as Ulster University Student of the Year

Chair of award winning student society named as Ulster University Student of the Year

5 July 2018

Celebrating International Women in Engineering Day 2018

On International Women in Engineering Day 2018, Catalyst Inc is celebrating two Ulster University academics that are Raising the Bar in developing innovative research within the Life and Health Sciences Sector.

21 June 2018

Ulster University led Internet of Things Network empowers SMEs to drive innovation

Ulster University led Internet of Things Network empowers SMEs to drive innovation

9 May 2018

£50m Randox Centres of Excellence launched in Northern Ireland

£50m Randox Centres of Excellence launched in Northern Ireland

22 February 2018

Engineering Student Conor secures national bursary

Ulster University Mechatronic Engineering student, Conor McCollum is one of 75 students from throughout the UK, selected to receive the Engineering Horizons Bursary from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).  

13 February 2018

Ulster University launches research centre to address the global challenge of safe drinking water

Ulster University launches research centre to address the global challenge of safe drinking water

7 February 2018

Ulster University leads on €8.2M cross border collaborative research centre to improve cardiovascular care

Ulster University leads on €8.2M cross border collaborative research centre to improve cardiovascular care

22 January 2018

2017 Knowledge Economy Report - Almost half a million jobs at risk from automation in next 10 years

2017 Knowledge Economy Report - Almost half a million jobs at risk from automation

18 January 2018