The Inaugural Arkwright Engineering Summer School

This year saw the inaugural Arkwright Engineering Summer School take place in Manchester with the theme of Nuclear Energy. The Summer School invited Scholars to stay at the University of Manchester, where they had the opportunity to experience life in University accommodation and take part in educational activities alongside like-minded individuals...

A Scholar's Perspective

Arkwright Engineering Scholar Lowena Hull tells us about her first year scholarship experience...

Scholar Crowned 'Engineer of the Week' at BAE Systems Engineering Taster Week

In July, Arkwright Engineering Scholar Joanna Crane was fortunate enough to secure a place on the BAE Systems Engineering Taster Week. Joanna shares more about her experience and her highlights of the week...

Future Leaders Visit Gilwell Park

Over summer, the RAF ran a 5-day residential for Scholars at Gilwell Park, focused on 'leadership'. Scholars took part in a range of activities throughout the week, including a trip to RAF Benson. Arkwright Engineering Scholar Harriet Cooper shares her experience of the week and what she learnt...

Scholars Gain Insight Into Pharmaceutical Industry

One of the benefits of being an Arkwright Engineering Scholar is the opportunity to attend exclusive engineering events and Connect Days. Scholar Tea Milanovic attended one such day hosted by AstraZeneca at their Manufacturing Centre in Macclesfield...

Exploring Maritime Engineering and Ship Science

Arkwright Engineering Scholars were given the opportunity to discover the exciting world of Ship Science and Maritime Engineering at an exclusive Connect Day hosted by the University of Southampton. Scholar Sam Richardson, tells us more about the day and what the Scholars got up to...