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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).

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

Engineering Employability Team shortlisted for national award

The Faculty of Engineering Employability Team have been shortlisted in the National Undergraduate Employability (NUE) Awards 2017 for the ‘Best University Placement Service’.

Government recognition for Leeds City Region medtech expertise

Research into innovative medical technologies, spanning the Faculties of Engineering and Biological Sciences, has been recognised in the Government’s Industrial Strategy Life Sciences Sector Deal.

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.