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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.

Solid waste solutions for creating a sustainable marine future

Dr Costas Velis addressed the high level delegates of the KfW Development Finance Forum, explaining how solving the solid waste management crisis in the Global South can prevent marine litter.

Link to Leeds: Speak to current students about life in Leeds

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.

Glass global centres of excellence unveiled for the north of England

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.

Postgraduate Researcher of the Year 2017 winner donates prize money

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.

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.