This is what engineering is all about ..

An interesting video introducing the £1m Queen Elizabeth prize for engineering that has changed the world.

Why study engineering?

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)has published a great summary of what a career in engineering is really like. They say “Engineers can earn great money and have exciting career prospects. Engineering companies, career specialists and the students themselves highlight the benefits of studying engineering. If you’re considering studying engineering in some form, it’s good to know how you’ll benefit from a qualification in this area. We spoke to a number of career specialists, engineering companies and engineering students themselves to give you a full run down of the reasons why you should study engineering. Read on to check out the skills you’ll gain, the money you can earn and the career satisfaction you’ll get from choosing an engineering-based education, and why one student wouldn’t study anything else…“.