Landmark campaign to inspire next generation of engineers

The government has named 2018 the Year of Engineering as part of an initiative that will offer young engineers across the UK vast opportunity - a major push to tackle a skills gap.

Leeds to establish the National MedTech Skills Academy

A new drive to develop skills in the medical technologies sector will be led by the University of Leeds as part of a £6.1 million investment from the Higher Education Council for England (HEFCE).

iMBE and EPSRC Centre awarded Academic Innovator by The Engineer

iMBE and EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Medical Devices (MeDe Innovation) won The Engineer magazine’s Academic Innovator award at the Collaborate to Innovate (C2I) Awards 2017.

PhD researcher awarded IMechE Mission of Tribology Research prize

Abimbola Oladokun, School of Mechanical Engineering, was commended at the 2017 Mission of Tribology Research seminar – an annual event focused on a rising generation of researchers.

IMechE publishes IMPRESS Network policy statement

The University of Leeds IMPRESS Network team have contributed to a Policy Statement, published by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, which discusses the importance of enabling healthcare systems

Getting the foundations right in sanitation and waste management

Professor Barbara Evans, Dr Miller Alonso Camargo-Valero and Dr Dani Barrington from the School of Civil Engineering will deliver a workshop on faecal sludge management at the WASH Futures Conference.