Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 263171


This page provides links to leading academic institutions where there is a high level of systems engineering activity underway. It has been necessary to differentiate between institutions where there is a critical mass in systems engineering. Please note these are not listed in any order of priority. However, we expect this list to grow over time.

Institution Group

United Kingdom

Loughborough University

Research School of Systems Engineering

School of Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering

Advanced VR Research Centre

University of Bristol

Engineering Centre in Systems

University College London

Centre for Systems Engineering

Centre for Advanced Instrumentation Systems (CAIS)

University of Southampton

Institute for Complex Systems Simulation

University of Sheffield

Automatic Control and Systems Engineering

Newcastle University School of Mechanical and Systems Engineering
University of Portsmouth Systems Engineering Research Group
Glasgow University Centre for Systems and Control
Cranfield University School of Engineering
University of Manchester Aerospace Research Institute (UMARI)
Reading University School of Systems Engineering
Brunel Systems Engineering Research Group (SERG)
University of York High Integrity Systems Engineering Group (HISE)
University of Notthingham Centre for Risk and Reliability Engineering
University of Liverpool Verification and Validation of Autonomous Systems Network

Rest of the World

Stevens Institute of Technology

CCSE Center for Complex Systems and Enterprises

SER-UAC Systems Engineering Research Center

CASSIA Center for the Advancement of Secure Systems and Information Assurance


Engineering Systems Division

Center for Engineering Systems Fundamentals
National University of Singapore Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
University of South Australia Systems Engineering and Evaluation Centre
University of Virginia Department of Systems and Information Engineering
George Mason University Systems Engineering & Operations Research
George Washington University Systems Engineering
University of Southern California Industrial and Systems Engineering
Old Dominion University Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering
University of Maryland Institute for Systems Research School of Engineering at the University of Maryland
Caltech Systems Engineering Courses and Certificate Training Program
Georgia Tech

Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Air Force Institute of Technology

AFIT School of Systems and Logistics

Air Force Center for Systems Engineering