Railway Challenge


Railway Challenge 2021

Demonstration event at Stapleford Miniature Railway: 24-27 June 2021

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The Railway Challenge, organised by our Railway Division, provides a brilliant opportunity for aspiring teams to compete in yet another challenging industry-specific competition, showcasing their skills, expertise, knowledge, and business acumen.

Each annual Challenge cycle kicks-off in October, ending with a final event in late June/early July of the following year.

The Challenge, now in its tenth successive year, continues to bring together teams of university students, as well as apprentices and graduates working in industry across the world to test their business knowledge, design ability and technical skills in a live test environment.

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    About Railway Challenge

    • Inspiring and developing the next generation of professional engineers
    • Challenge News
  • Why participate?

    • Benefits for teams
    • Integration with university curriculum or graduate scheme
    • Funding support
  • Team resources

    • 2021 Teams and funding support
    • Competition documents for 2021 entrants
    • Key dates
    • Site plans
    • FAQs
  • Event information

    • For teams, spectators and supporters
    • Venue details
    • Competition dates
    • Book tickets
  • Become a Partner or Sponsor

    • Meet talented engineers with the most promise
    • Be part of a competition that drives and supports innovation. 
  • Past events

    • Lists of results
    • Photos and videos from previous years' events.

Challenge Sponsor and Partner