Careers and Education

Supporting you and those involved with developing a career in engineering.

  • STEM Ambassadors

    STEM Ambassadors

    Find out more about our thriving network of STEM ambassadors. Our ambassadors are trained to support children across all ages within the UK.

  • Career paths into engineering

    Engineering career paths

    Get information about working in engineering, starting from primary school level right through to experienced, post-graduate roles.

  • CEng

    Education policy

    We campaign to shape education policy and raise the profile of engineering and engineering careers through reports and activities.

  • Challenges

    Resources and activities

    Discover new and engaging STEM activities. Download resources you can do at home or in the classroom, using everyday reusable materials.

  • Our Learning partners

    Our learning partners

    Link up with one of our partner organisations who are involved in everything from outreach and STEM activities to engineering career support.

  • Scholarships, Awards and Grants

    Scholarships, awards and grants

    We support the educational and development needs of students, graduates and members. Find out if you’re eligible for financial support.

Verena Holmes - A Pioneer and Engineering Leader

Verena Holmes was a mechanical engineer, and the first female member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. She was very dedicated to engineering, and was selfless in championing the cause of women in engineering.

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