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New registrant numbers increase
18/04/2018 New registrant numbers increase

Almost 10,000 engineers and technicians joined the register in 2017, according to new figures from The Engineering Council.

IMarEST Inspires Next Generation of Engineers with a Submarine Challenge
13/04/2018 IMarEST Inspires Next Generation of Engineers with a Submarine Challenge

IMarEST is hosting a human-powered submarine challenge as part of its ongoing commitment to tackle the lack of engineering talent entering the marine industry.

New vacancies
12/04/2018 New vacancies

We are expanding our Communications team to drive the delivery of a new strategy.

Inspiring the next generation of scientists and engineers for nuclear
26/03/2018 Inspiring the next generation of scientists and engineers for nuclear

Industry employers are coming together to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers for the nuclear sector.

Ferrari Apprenticeships open days for National Apprenticeship Week
01/03/2018 Ferrari Apprenticeships open days for National Apprenticeship Week

EngineeringUK has been working with Ferrari to develop a series of events across the country to inspire young people to consider an apprenticeship.

2018 is the Year of Engineering
15/01/2018 2018 is the Year of Engineering

Engineering in the spotlight for 2018 as government launches campaign to inspire the next generation
15/01/2018 Engineering in the spotlight for 2018 as government launches campaign to inspire the next generation

The Year of Engineering will see government and industry tackle a major skills gap and inspire the engineers of tomorrow

Things to look forward to in 2018
10/01/2018 Things to look forward to in 2018

There is lots to look forward to from EngineeringUK in the coming year.

STEM Returners
02/01/2018 STEM Returners

A new programme from IMarEST and WES to help those who have had a career break return to their former careers.

Budget 2017
23/11/2017 Budget 2017

The 2017 autumn budget contained a number of measures of interest to those concerned about the engineering skills gap.

Year of Engineering 2018
16/11/2017 Year of Engineering 2018

EngineeringUK will be joining forces with government and industry to give thousands of young people inspiring experiences of engineering.

EngineeringUK Chief Executive on the Big Bang @ Parliament
08/11/2017 EngineeringUK Chief Executive on the Big Bang @ Parliament

Mark Titterington talks about the importance of Tomorrow's Engineers Week at the Big Bang @ Parliament

Celebrating Tomorrow's Engineers Week with the Big Bang @ Parliament
07/11/2017 Celebrating Tomorrow's Engineers Week with the Big Bang @ Parliament

To celebrate Tomorrow’s Engineers Week (#TEWeek17) EngineeringUK once again hosted a Big Bang @ Parliament.

Embedding careers in the curriculum
12/09/2017 Embedding careers in the curriculum

Inspiring the next generation through robotics
07/07/2017 Inspiring the next generation through robotics

The future's bright for STEM careers
15/06/2017 The future's bright for STEM careers

Working with organisations to bridge the skills gap
01/06/2017 Working with organisations to bridge the skills gap

Andrew Grazebrook, Head of Business Development, works with organisations from a range of sectors to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.

What makes The Big Bang Competition special?
19/05/2017 What makes The Big Bang Competition special?

Laura Mwangi shares her insights

Five priorities for the next government
11/05/2017 Five priorities for the next government

A manifesto message from Engineering the Future

Q and A with Paul Jackson
04/05/2017 Q and A with Paul Jackson

It is important to build the nation’s engineering talent pool, to be innovation leaders, not followers.

Engineering an economy that works for all
24/04/2017 Engineering an economy that works for all

A response to the Industrial Strategy green paper

From idea to career, explore 12 areas of engineering
11/04/2017 From idea to career, explore 12 areas of engineering

Head of Careers, Eleanor Eyre, talks about the latest Tomorrow's Engineers booklet and her work to develop high-impact resources

The Paul Jackson Blog: Apprenticeship Levy represents a chance to boost skills
07/04/2017 The Paul Jackson Blog: Apprenticeship Levy represents a chance to boost skills

There’s been a lot of talk about skills recently, what we need to see now is action, says the Chief Executive of EngineeringUK.

STEM education needs to keep real world in focus
06/01/2017 STEM education needs to keep real world in focus

The chief executive of EngineeringUK highlights some STEM careers stories that got lost towards the end of 2016.

Keeping pace with the digital revolution
09/08/2016 Keeping pace with the digital revolution

We lack the engineers with the necessary skills to stay in step with the opportunities and demands of the digital revolution, says the chief executive of EngineeringUK.

Diversity is key to post-Brexit prosperity
07/07/2016 Diversity is key to post-Brexit prosperity

Only by embracing difference and recognising the positive impact of diversity can we maintain the level of skills we will need to prosper outside the EU, says EngineeringUK’s chief executive.

A day to shape our futures
13/06/2016 A day to shape our futures

The chief executive of Engineering UK looks forward to National Women in Engineering Day, which coincides with the EU referendum and the Big Bang West Midlands event

All in it together
09/05/2016 All in it together

The chief executive of EngineeringUK reflects on the importance of engineering to communities, and how the Tomorrow’s Engineers campaign is addressing this

Future inspiration is a real hot one at The Big Bang Fair
08/04/2016 Future inspiration is a real hot one at The Big Bang Fair

Accessible cars, leaky roofs, a 3D-printed phone case, show jumping and rural road safety were all entries that caught the eye of the panel judging the engineering projects competing at The Big Bang Fair last month.

Attention-grabbing careers advice
15/03/2016 Attention-grabbing careers advice

The annual Big Bang Fair seeks to bridge the gap between what young people are taught at school and an exciting future in engineering

Looking for the new careers captains
20/01/2016 Looking for the new careers captains

Volunteers have a central role in the inspiration of the next generation of engineers and securing a strong future for our industry