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  • Atkins grad scheme has highest ever female numbers

    • 10 Sep 2017
    • The Engineer

    Engineering consultancy Atkins has welcomed more than 350 new graduates and apprentices to its UK operations, with females making up a larger proportion than ever.

  • Businessman ignites prospects with demolition degree

    • 4 Sep 2017
    • The Engineer

    A Nuneaton businessman has signed up for the first Demolition Management Master’s degree in the UK.

  • JCB and Hitachi Rail invest in graduate programmes

    • 30 Aug 2017
    • The Engineer

    Major industry players JCB and Hitachi Rail this week both announced expansions of their apprenticeship and graduate programmes.

  • Inside the Year in Industry programme

    • 20 Aug 2017
    • The Engineer

    Gennie Dearman is chief operating officer for the Engineering Development Trust (EDT), the organisation that runs the Year in Industry programme for interns looking to get a feel for engineering.

  • Engineering podcast competition aims to change the world

    • 20 Aug 2017
    • The Engineer

    The winner of the How to change the world engineering podcast competition has been announced, with US student Bethany Gordon taking the top prize.

  • A-Levels: STEM on the rise but teacher crisis deepens

    • 17 Aug 2017
    • The Engineer

    This year’s A-Levels saw a small jump in the numbers studying STEM subjects, but a shortage of teachers across technical disciplines could threaten these gains in coming years.

  • Degree Apprentice puts career into gear at Jaguar Land Rover

    • 13 Aug 2017
    • Jason Ford

    In the first of two interviews, Alex Deakin – a Degree Apprentice at Jaguar Land Rover specialising in Supplier Technical Assistance – talks to The Student Engineer about what motivated him to embark on a Degree Apprenticeship and what life is like at one of the world’s most iconic marques.

  • Military hack simulated in latest UK cyber challenge

    • 13 Aug 2017
    • The Engineer

    Cyber Security Challenge UK has staged the latest semi-final in its competition to seek out the best young cyber talent in the country.

  • Interview discrimination and how to combat it

    • 7 Aug 2017
    • The Engineer

    Lee Biggins, founder and managing director of CV-Library, discusses how interview discrimination in the engineering sector can be addressed.

  • Addressing the gender pay gap should be industry priority

    • 1 Aug 2017
    • Andrew Wade

    The recently published salary list of top BBC broadcasters has highlighted the gender pay gap like never before.

  • Wired for leadership: how an MBA can boost your career

    • 30 Jul 2017
    • The Engineer

    Parthiban Devanathan is a lead principal electrical engineer at WorleyParsons, an Australian engineering firm with operations across the globe.

  • Bath to build new £60m automotive facility

    • 12 Jul 2017
    • The Engineer

    The University of Bath has received almost £30m of government funding to build its new Institute for Advanced Automotive Propulsion Systems (IAAPS).

  • Cranfield to host new £65m digital aviation centre

    • 10 Jul 2017
    • The Engineer

    A consortium of industry, government and academic partners are building a new £65m digital aviation research facility at Cranfield University.

  • Nottingham teams up with industry for new courses

    • 9 Jul 2017
    • The Engineer

    Nottingham Trent University is launching multiple new courses that it says have been designed in conjunction with “major industry employers.”

  • Bloodhound ready to be unleashed

    • 12 Jun 2017
    • The Engineer

    The next major chapter in Bloodhound’s story is set to take place in Cornwall on October 26th, when the record-chasing car makes its first ever public run.

  • Manufacturers urged to create ‘industry-ready’ graduates

    • 6 Jun 2017
    • The Engineer

    The head Britain’s first ‘Faculty on the Factory Floor’ will urge more manufacturers to create industry-ready graduates when he delivers his keynote address at Subcon.

  • CaSE says parties’ Brexit stances will impact STEM

    • 4 Jun 2017
    • The Engineer

    The Campaign for Science and Engineering (CaSE) has claimed that the ‘very different’ stances of the main political parties on Brexit will have a knock-on effect for the UK’s scientific future.

  • Engineering skills shortage: overcoming the fear and uncertainty

    • 31 May 2017
    • The Engineer

    Lindsley Ruth, CEO RS Components, has no doubt that Britain can meet the challenge of inspiring and nurturing young engineering talent, providing we work together.

  • Iconic design: Career tips for young engineers

    • 16 May 2017
    • The Engineer

    Sara Killelay joined Icon Aerospace Technology in September 2016 after graduating from Lincoln University.

  • Plans announced for ‘airport’ college at Stansted

    • 11 May 2017
    • The Engineer

    Stansted and Harlowe College have announced plans for a new £11m technical skills college to be situated at the Essex airport, northeast of London.