Home Automation  Challenge


Why participate?

The Home Automation Challenge provides real-life experience of the entire cycle of designing and manufacturing a prototype. Teams will develop key manufacturing and engineering skills alongside business and soft skills that will enhance their future in an engineering career.


  • Develop research and practical technical skills
  • Broaden professional development and understanding of key EngTech competences
  • Enhance project management skills
  • Develop skills and experience that will support towards EngTech accreditation 
  • Widen manufacturing experience
  • Develop leadership and team-working skills
  • Include the challenge on your CV
  • Meet leading professionals and network with potential future employers 

Sponsor, Partner and Company

  • Develop connections and network with like-minded people
  • Observe the next generation of engineering and manufacturing in action
  • Learn and interact with the future of manufacturing 
  • Raise the profile of your organisation 


The winning team will be awarded £2,000 prize money, plaque and certificate.

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Challenge Partners and Sponsors

  • MTC
  • MTC