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Digital engineering skills boost made official with centre’s launch

Walsall College has officially opened its new Digital Engineering Skills Centre - cementing its status as the digital skills lead for West Midlands Colleges. With funding through the Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership’s Growth Deal,


Recruitment world comes to life for Lauren and Olivia

Supporting people looking for work is helping two BMet students boost their own professional skill set. Lauren Blundell and Olivia Gallardo are enjoying industry placements at Kelly Services in central Birmingham, gaining first-hand experience


Birmingham Professor announced as a ‘future leader’

A leading University of Birmingham Professor has been announced as one of the first participants in The Academy of Medical Sciences’ novel Future Leaders in Innovation, Enterprise and Research (FLIER) Programme. University of Birmingham Professor


University of Birmingham selected to offer Parliamentary Studies module in 2019-20

The University of Birmingham is one of 24 universities announced by the UK Parliament to offer the innovative and unique Parliamentary Studies module from academic year 2019/20. The aim of the rigorous course is to provide students with detailed


£1m funding awarded to develop bacterial vaccines in global fight against antimicrobial resistance

The Government has awarded the University of Birmingham-hosted BactiVac Network up to £1 million funding to accelerate the development of bacterial vaccines in a bid to prevent infections occurring as part of the global fight against antimicrobial


Alumni award tops off 2018 for Birmingham engineer, Asha

Following on from being named in a new book as one of the city’s most influential women, structural engineer Asha Devi has received an Alumni Award from BMet. The associate director at Arup was presented with her award at the college’s


West Midlands parents prioritise careers that make a difference

Parents in the West Midlands want their children to have a future that makes a positive difference in society, according to new research released to mark the start of Tomorrow’s Engineers Week.


Newman’s Article 26 Student Graduates with 1st

Newman University, Birmingham offers an Article 26 Scholarship scheme which gives a 100% tuition fee waiver and limited additional financial support to assist with study and travel expenses for one student each year.


Noreen M Carrocci and Rachel Joy Shenton become Newman Honorary Graduates

Tuesday 23rd October saw Newman University graduates celebrate their success at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham. Among those celebrating were this year’s Honorary Graduates; each year Newman University awards an Honorary Degree to those it feels


Newman’s Dr Burnett receives Research Grant Scholarship

Dr Elizabeth-Jane Burnett of Newman University, Birmingham has recently received the news that she has been successful with her application to the BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grant Project. The grants are available to support primary research in the

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