#Schools

Engineering on the curriculum in Cambridge

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A prep school in Cambridge has introduced engineering lessons for its pupils aged 7 to 13. The school’s head teacher said he believes engineering is about problem-solving and coming up...

China’s Tsinghua University becomes world’s best university for engineering research

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China’s prestigious Tsinghua University has beaten Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in America to become the top school in the world for engineering research, according to a new U.S. News...

Network Rail urges girls to reject stereotypes and go into engineering

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A new scheme will offer schoolgirls work experience at Network Rail, who will hold open evenings to introduce females to the rail industry. Jane Simpson, the Chief Engineer of Network...

New campaign aims to attract more women into engineering

4 years ago — 0 min read

The campaign will be launched in the Humber region next month and will target schools, students, employees and parents. Although more girls study science at school and on average get...

Pupils celebrate National Women in Engineering Day with zombie challenge

4 years ago — 0 min read

Around 110 pupils from schools in the North East  celebrated National Women in Engineering Day by taking part in a “zombie challenge” organised by the Institution of Civil Engineers. The...