Taken from Research Professional, 10th December 2015
The proposed university in Herefordshire, announced in last month’s spending review, wants to use American-style teaching to train a new generation of engineers and boost productivity in the region.
The £47-million project, … Please click here to view
Prof Kel Fidler – a key member of NMiTE’s curriculum team – and Karen Usher were the key speakers at the second “Conversation” organized by UCL’s Centre for Engineering Education.
Hosted at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers in London, … Please click here to view
With our first students starting in just 33 months, we need to recruit as many companies as possible to work with us to provide, among other things, problems to be used in teaching and 6-12 month internships.
We would … Please click here to view
We were delighted to be visited by MP Liz Truss, the youngest-ever female Tory MP to make it into the cabinet.
In Hereford on Defra business, and having visited a couple of farms, Liz dropped into our offices and had … Please click here to view
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 … Please click here to view
Following House of Commons tradition, personal letters are put in the pigeon holes of those MPs whose constituency will be affected in some way by the Chancellor’s actions.
So it was that Jesse Norman found his letter after the statement. … Please click here to view
George Osborne’s autumn statement and spending review contained the news we have all been working towards – Government support will be provided to secure launch funding to create NMiTE.
A new university here in Herefordshire, focussing on engineering, is closer … Please click here to view
As part of a drive to promote digital technologies and industries based in Herefordshire, this recently commissioned film includes a piece about NMiTE and features Karen Usher.
Click here to link and view via YouTube.… Please click here to view
If demonstrable proof of high level support were needed for our project, we got it recently in spades at the University of Warwick. Senior engineers from Airbus, JCB, Heineken, Thales, National Instruments and, more locally, Cargill… Please click here to view