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£18.27 Million Investment Puts Midlands Firmly on the Map for Advanced Ceramics

22nd July 2021

The Midlands Industrial Ceramics Group has secured £18.27 million in government funding provided through UK Research and Innovation’s flagship Strength in Places Fund (SIPF), to put the area firmly on the map as a global centre for advanced ceramics.

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Materials Degree Apprenticeship Set to Welcome First Students

4th February 2021

A new degree apprenticeship targeting the next generation of materials scientists and engineers is welcoming its first students this year.

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Hallam Launches Unique Materials Science Technologist Degree Apprenticeship

15th October 2020

Hallam launches unique materials science technologist degree apprenticeship - the first of its kind in the UK.

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Degree Apprenticeship Puts Advanced Materials on the Map

13th February 2020

A new degree apprenticeship will help open-up opportunities for trainees in materials science across the UK. After two years in development, the Materials Science Technologist (Level 6) Degree Apprenticeship is now approved and ready for delivery.

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Materials Degree Apprenticeship Standard is Agreed by the IFA

22nd November 2018

A new degree apprenticeship targeting the next generation of materials scientists and engineers has been agreed. Students could be starting the Materials Science Technologist programme as soon as September 2019.

Green Light for Materials Degree Apprenticeship Programme

10th May 2018

The scale of support for a degree apprenticeship centred around training the next generation of materials scientists and engineers has helped achieve a positive outcome for the proposal.

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