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Why we chose the name New Model in Technology and Engineering

Why we chose the name ‘New Model’ in Technology and Engineering’ is a question often asked. Trying to come up with a name was quite a challenge  as you can probably imagine!  We must have looked at over 400 options, but finally settled on The New Model In Technology & Engineering (www.nmite.co.uk) We wanted a … Continue reading Why we chose the name New Model in Technology and Engineering

Support for the New Model in Technology and Engineering

The support for the New Model in Technology and Engineering has been overwhelming – from blue chip companies and high profile individuals to organisations from all over the world. Sir Charlie Mayfield chairman of the John Lewis Partnership, Sir Andrew Witty CEO of pharma giant GSK plus the CBI have all publicly pledged their support … Continue reading Support for the New Model in Technology and Engineering

New Model in Technology and Engineering hopeful of Government Backing

The New Model in Engineering is hopeful of Government backing. Not only do we have the full support of Hereford MP Jesse Norman but Chancellor George Osborne has made encouraging noises. Jesse Norman posed a question at Prime Minister’s Question Time in January which raised the profile of the project considerably – and then George … Continue reading New Model in Technology and Engineering hopeful of Government Backing

Bristol and Warwick Universities Support New Model in Technology and Engineering

Bristol and Warwick Universities, Russell Group Universities, will be our partners.  They, along with Olin College in America, will be instrumental in the success of the project. Sir Eric Thomas, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Bristol, said: “We are very pleased to be involved in this new venture in Hereford, drawing on our expertise in … Continue reading Bristol and Warwick Universities Support New Model in Technology and Engineering

The new model in Technology and Engineering

The New Model In Technology & Engineering  will officially launch today. The Financial Times and BBC Hereford & Worcester from 7am will officially publicise its launch. The first new ‘greenfield’ university for 30 years, it has the support of leading universities, engineers, scientists and politicians, and will open its doors to students in September 2017. … Continue reading The new model in Technology and Engineering

Hereford Times Talking Point – January 2015

With the New Year comes this plea from the team behind Herefordshire’s pioneering new university: “Please work with us to ensure our graduate engineers hit the ground running!” We aim to develop a new generation of highly skilled, emotionally intelligent, innovative, flexible, employment-ready individuals fit to tackle the problems and opportunities of our age. We’re … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – January 2015

Hereford Times Talking Point – December 2014

With the end of 2014 in sight, it is encouraging to reflect on the progress we have made this past year towards our vision for a world-class university for Herefordshire, with applied Engineering and related Technologies at its core. From completing the feasibility study, we have now moved into the delivery phase. With each day, … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – December 2014

Hereford Times Talking Point – November 2014

The Age of Information has become the Age of Knowledge – to compete globally we must use knowledge to help solve the complex problems that surround us and to grasp the huge opportunities that lie ahead. The education we provide must move with this change. That’s why Herefordshire’s proposed Liberal Sciences© university aims to create … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – November 2014