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New engineering and computing PhD places part of major investment

The University is to receive £6m in funding for new PhD places, including a number of engineering and computer science opportunities as part of a major investment in engineering and science in the UK.

The James Dyson Foundation STEM Challenge Cards

The James Dyson Foundation have created STEM Challenge Cards designed for both children and adults to get stuck into experiments at home.

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).

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.

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’.