Studying in autumn 2020 during coronavirus

Design Engineering

Start your career in Design Engineering

Design feeds into many areas across many industries – from architecture to robotics. At Middlesex, we offer a range of courses to help you explore your design passion, with hands-on experience in our industry-standard workshops and the chance to put your skills to the test on placement.

Online events

Interactive live streams

During these uncertain times, we are here to support you. Join our free interactive live streams to get all your questions answered

Wednesday 5 August

Interactive live stream: Student Finance and Budgeting

Book your place now

We also have a few sessions being run by our International team.

5 August

International student information

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Students' Union and societies


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Student life at Middlesex is about getting more than an education. This autumn, you’ll be joining a positive and inclusive community of incredible people where you’ll make friends and memories for life. Read more about our Student Union and societies on campus.

Find out how you can get involved

  • Virtual learning

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    We know that as someone holding an offer with us at Middlesex, you’re probably wondering about our plans for teaching and learning in the autumn.

    We’re delighted to tell you that almost all of our Design Engineering courses are running this September and we’re putting everything in place so you can make a successful start to your course. For you first term, we are taking a blended learning approach where you’ll be taught through a mix of online or virtual and face to face learning methods.

    Find out more

  • Design Engineering and Maths video


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    Director of Programmes, Dr Alison Megeney, shares more about the Design Engineering and Maths department at Middlesex and what the next year will look like for the department.

    Watch the introduction to DEM

Facilities news


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We're exceptionally proud of the work that Design Engineering have done to support the NHS during the COVID-19 crisis, producing over 20,000 laser-cut visors. Find out more about how MDX has been providing essential support and equipment.

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  • Design Engineering study video


    Eva shares how studying Design Engineering at MDX has left her feeling prepared for the world of work - from the competitions she took part in to her placement year.

  • Industry news


    Pepper the robot

    Our resident robot, Pepper, became the first robot ever questioned by a House of Commons select committee in 2018. Find out Pepper's thoughts on how robots might assist with learning in schools in the future.

    Read the news article

Course Ambassador introduction

Our Course Ambassadors are here to tell you more about your course, chat about how they're making the most of Middlesex, and what you can expect when you join us. They're here to help you and answer questions throughout your whole journey to uni.

Explore our facilities

At Middlesex we've got one of the biggest and best campuses in London. Everything you need is here so you can try new things, gain new skills and make the most of your time at uni and in London. Take a guided tour with Rute.

Get social with MDX

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