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.
BSc Applied Computer Science student John Lack-Wilson won a national coding competition hosted by Keyzo IT Solutions Ltd last month.
The University is to name a key building in its £96m investment in engineering, computing, and physical sciences in honour of one of Leeds’ most influential scientists.
As one of the first Universities in the UK to buy a computer, Leeds celebrated 60 years of Computing at the Diamond Jubilee Celebration earlier this year, and are awarding six new professorships.
Business leader Adam Beaumont, CEO and founder of AQL, is appointed Visiting Professor bringing extensive expertise in the area of cyber-security.