Education theme

 

Inspiring, preparing and supporting tomorrow’s engineers is vital if we are to respond to society’s challenges.

Raising the profile of engineering and engineering careers will encourage young people to consider entering the profession at graduate and technician level. All young people need a good grounding in engineering to face an increasingly technological future with confidence.

Read more about our Education theme.


EDUCATION
reports and policy statements

  • Big Ideas: The future of engineering in schools

    Our report calls for a major rethink about the role of schools and colleges in promoting widespread engineering literacy.

  • Leading the Change

    In our guide Leading the Change, we set out our comprehensive approach to addressing the engineering skills gap and inspiring the next generation of engineers.


Comment and analysis

Peter Finegold

Education policy spokesperson

Peter leads our education activity to support STEM skills infrastructure and inspire the next generation of engineers.

An education policy thought leader, he develops our strategic policies and campaigns to promote effective formal and informal learning initiatives.

Read Peter's full biography

Get in touch

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Careers and Education

We provide practical support for those wanting to start or develop a career in engineering, as well as for those helping them.

Would you like to get involved or find out more information about how we are inspiring the next generation?

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