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Engineering Blog

Nine Engineering audiobooks you should be listening to

To celebrate #AudioBookMonth we have put together a list of our top 10 favourite audiobooks for Engineering students.

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Engineering success at Innovate Fest

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Engineering then and now

If you’re thinking of studying for a degree in Engineering, there has never been a more exciting time to start. Enginee...

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One Week Engineering Challenge

Not sure on what to do between now and starting university? Don’t fret, we’ve put together a plan to help you stay up ...

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Which is the perfect Engineering course for you?

Are you considering a career in the Engineering, but you’re still unsure which course to study? Take our quiz and find ...

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How to apply via UCAS - four simple steps

Make applying through UCAS a breeze with our step-by-step guide.

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My first year at BCU

Quantity Surveying student Katie shares her experiences from her first year at university.

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Five skills you will gain from your degree

Are you intrigued to know what skills your Engineering degree will give you? Excited to unravel your potential? Then lo...

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Who to read and follow

Before you start your Engineering degree we want to give you some extra tips on how to get the most out of your degree ...

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10 reasons to study Engineering in Birmingham

There has never been a better time to study Engineering in Birmingham due to the burgeoning job opportunities that are ...

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Should I do a Masters?

Choosing to study a postgraduate degree has many benefits such as increasing your employment prospects and helping you...

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What can I do with an Engineering degree?

As automation and IoT technology becomes more prevalent within society, we are seeing an increased demand for engineer...

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Five important reasons why women should study engineering

The realm of engineering is constantly evolving as well as becoming increasingly important in our world.

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My Placement Year: The First Few Months

Hello everyone! I’m Sophie and I’m a placement student currently working within a precision engineering company in Bir...

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Student Societies: BCU Racing

BCU Racing is a student-led team that competes in the Formula Student Challenge in July each year. Formula Student is a...

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Lilly’s placement with Renault Formula One #INWED17

Tomorrow is  International Women in Engineering Day  (#INWED17), and this week we’re celebrating some of our female ...

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How Birmingham can help to clean urban air

Since the VW emissions scandal broke, air pollution in cities has remained a top public health concern. With such stor...

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