Category Archives: Education

‘New Hereford university aims for fast-track engineering degrees’ – Times Educational

A new condensed master’s will be offered by NMITE among other curriculum innovations. No research, no degree classifications, no faculty titles – it’s clear that the new technology university planned for Hereford intends to do things differently. “None of these ideas are new as they already happen somewhere around the world, but we will be … Continue reading ‘New Hereford university aims for fast-track engineering degrees’ – Times Educational

Business Direction – July 2016

The July edition of Business Direction, produced by the Chamber of Commerce features the following article: UNIVERSITY WILL CHANGE THE CULTURE OF ENGINEERING TRAINING Another institution promising to radically reshape the way we develop talent will be Hereford University’s NMiTE (New Model in Technology and Engineering), which is due to open in 2019. NMiTE, Britain’s first … Continue reading Business Direction – July 2016

Our Curriculum

Following the success of the Ignite workshop sponsored by ETL Systems and hosted at Warwick University in July, the curriculum group is developing NMiTE’s approach to delivering the Liberal Engineering equivalent of an MEng degree in three 46-week academic years.  The team has recently been joined by Dr Helen Rogers, formerly a senior research associate … Continue reading Our Curriculum

New Forum to Link Businesses with Education

NMiTE has joined forces with Nigel Griffiths, Head of John Kyrle High School and the Hereford Business Board (HBB) led by Frank Myers MBE to roll out a new initiative in Herefordshire.  Whitecross, Aylestone, and John Masefield Schools have also agreed to collaborate in the new project. The new Business Forum seeks to develop employers’ … Continue reading New Forum to Link Businesses with Education