The first three days of July promise to be very exciting as NMiTE hosts a workshop at the University of Warwick, sponsored by ETL Systems, to design and create a new curriculum and teaching approach for engineering in the UK. It is time for the talking to stop and plans to be actively drawn up. … Continue reading Workshop to create a new curriculum
Excitement is mounting amongst those of us involved in the pioneering New Model in Technology and Engineering (NMiTE), Hereford’s future university. Early July marks a major milestone in our plans to revolutionise engineering education in the UK, with the gathering together of some of today’s great engineering minds for a three-day workshop, NMiTE Ignite. Around … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – June 2015
From its inception, Herefordshire’s New Model in Technology and Engineering (NMiTE) has set out to be at the global vanguard of teaching methodologies, developing approaches that define the engineer of the future. The student-centred, open learning approach to teaching at NMiTE will incorporate all aspects of the engineering design and innovation process as well as … Continue reading Hereford Times Talking Point – May 2015
The current issue of The Engineer has an in-depth feature on NMiTE. Click here to read the full article.
Rotherwas-based KGD has been named 10th on the list of fastest growing export SME’s companies in the UK by the Sunday Times. KGD employ 100 people and manufacture a range of fluid handling packages primarily for oil and gas offshore facilities around the world. ABT Loadmac in Ross-on-Wye, who have tripled revenue in the last … Continue reading Prestigious Awards for NMiTE Supporters
Some of you may have seen the letter in the Hereford Times from respected columnist Mathew Engel criticising the choice of NMiTE as the name for the new University in Herefordshire. The name was always going to be a challenge – not least because of the words we are not allowed to use – like … Continue reading What is in a Name?
We are fortunate to have the support of many of the country’s and county’s leading businesses and many well-known ‘names’ in the world of business. However, we were particularly delighted that Norm Augustine made a ‘flying’ visit to support NMiTE. On a whistle stop tour, Norm delivered a lecture at the University of Warwick, hot-footed … Continue reading Norm Augustine Visit
We are delighted to be participating at this year’s Hay Festival. Project co-lead, Karen Usher, will be sharing the stage on Sunday May 23rd at 7pm with leading academics to discuss if universities today are fit for purpose. More and more people are going to university than ever before – and many are paying to … Continue reading Taking Centre Stage at the Hay Festival
In the last six weeks, the following companies have joined a growing list of NMiTE supporters. A big thank you to all for your support and enthusiasm. ETL Systems Ltd – who will also be principal sponsors of the NMiTE Ignite curriculum workshop. ABT Loadmac Ltd Arctic Circle Ltd Bathgate Flooring Ltd Brightwells Ltd EMS … Continue reading Welcome to more Founders’ Fund members…
Inspiring students of all ages, boys and girls, to think about and get excited by, a possible career in engineering, is central to the aims of NMiTE. So we are pleased to announce the launch of NMiTE Connect, a dedicated initiative aimed at linking schools and businesses and to support teachers and students in the … Continue reading NMiTE Connecting with Schools