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.
Link to Leeds is a fantastic opportunity to talk to students about life in Leeds by taking part in our live chat series and other online events.
Professor Animesh Jha, whose expertise lies in glass materials, will be the lead academic for the nominated University of Leeds site as part of the newly announced £50m Glass Futures project.
Sikiru Mohammed, postgraduate researcher in the School of Mechanical Engineering has been awarded 2nd place at the University of Leeds Postgraduate Researcher of the Year 2017 conference.
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 have created STEM Challenge Cards designed for both children and adults to get stuck into experiments at home.