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.
Two leading universities have pledged support for a next generation training programme, designed to meet the needs of the materials scientists and engineers of the future.
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.