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Forging powerful Chinese partnerships and celebrating alumni

Academics from the Faculty of Engineering and the University of Leeds are helping lead a high-level delegation to China this week, which will raise the profile of the city of Leeds.

University appoints new Chair in High Speed Rail Engineering

Professor Peter Woodward has been announced as a new Chair in High Speed Rail Engineering at the University of Leeds.

Tests reveal major variation in flood risk models

The first ever comparison of six of the major global flood risk monitoring computer models has revealed wide discrepancies between the information they provide.

Leeds alumnus appointed Managing Director at Mott MacDonald

Civil Engineering alumnus Mike Haigh has been appointed Managing Director at global engineering giant, Mott MacDonald.

Leeds among UK’s top five universities targeted by employers

Students at the University of Leeds are now the fifth most targeted in the UK by leading employers, including top companies from the engineering and IT sectors.