Enhancing your capabilities

The Virtual Engineering Centre (VEC) delivers innovative Digital Engineering solutions to industry, through the exploitation of academic research and the latest scientific and technological infrastructure.

The VEC is a UK centre leading in the integration and exploitation of Virtual Engineering technologies such as advanced modelling and simulation and immersive visualisation for industrial and commercial applications.

The VEC helps to support organisations to deliver their digital strategies with a key aim to enhance capability and transform business performance and competitiveness through the evaluation, application and adoption of digital tools and techniques.

Explore the opportunities

Evaluate and optimise  

Evolve and compete

The VEC comprises a multi-disciplinary team including specialists in engineering, computer science, visualisation and manufacturing technology, and is underpinned by the University of Liverpool and specialist Centres of Excellence. Located at both Sci-Tech Daresbury and The University of Liverpool the VEC acts as a hub in communicating research back to potential end users, while providing competitive advantage to industry.



Career Opportunities in Design Disciplines of Architecture, Urban Planning, Industrial Design & VR Digital Technologies

The University of Liverpool has a long history in the design disciplines of Architecture, Industrial Design and Urban Planning and Design. We are recognised as a leading voice in a… READ MORE


Digital Manufacturing Week Launch - Liverpool

Digital Manufacturing Week Launch - Liverpool

Date: 17 April 2018

Hosted by Steve Rotherham, Metro Mayor of Liverpool. Join Liverpool City Region LEP and The Manufacturer for the Liverpool launch of Digital Manfuacturing Week 2018. READ MORE



Introduction to the Virtual Engineering Centre