Plans to develop a Degree Apprenticeship to bridge a skills gap in materials science and engineering have taken a significant step forward.
Employers are invited to contribute to a proposed training programme which will draw on industry perspective to shape a new generation of materials scientists.
Members of the Lunar Society saw first-hand how the city is utilising its manufacturing skillset within the Potteries industry as a springboard to take ceramics and materials into a new technological era.
The head of a new £30 million advanced materials facility has welcomed the Government’s bid to support innovation with billions of pounds in funding for scientific research and development.
Science and industry in the Midlands has received a significant boost after a pioneering £30 million advanced materials facility announced a collaboration with three universities at its launch event.
A new £30 million ground-breaking facility, which will revolutionise the way industry brings new materials to market, was launched on 7 October 2016.