Laboratories & Facilities

The School of Mechatronic Systems Engineering is renowned for its state-of-the-art teaching labs. These are located at the purpose-built Surrey campus, itself the winner of many architecture and design awards.

Led by MSE’s world-class faculty, our students use these facilities at every level of their education. Our labs practicalize classroom theory with hands-on experience, using the same kind of high-precision equipment students will encounter in their future careers.


1. Mechanical

A specialty of our faculty, we offer students a wide range of mechanical teaching labs. These include:

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Machine Design
  • Manufacturing Systems
  • Materials
  • Mechatronics Design 1
  • Mechatronics Design 2
  • Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer

2. Electronics

Our students also gain invaluable experience in all levels of electronics, moving from concepts to design and from verification to implementation. These labs include:

  • Circuits
  • Control Systems
  • Digital Logic & Microcontrollers
  • Electronics
  • Power Electronics
  • Real Time Embedded Systems
  • Sensors & Actuators

3. Machine Shops

From basic tool-learning to hands-on projects, our cutting-edge equipment gives students invaluable practical experience at all levels of their education. Safe use of machinery is the foundation of these labs – and a fundamental lesson for all future engineering careers. Our machine shops include:

  • Instructional Research Machine Shop (IRMS)
  • Mechatronic Machining & Testing Centre (MMTC)