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2013 Engineering Research Writers of the Year Announced

(29 November 2013) - The two winners of the inaugural Engineering Research Writer of the Year competition, organised by the Association of Engineering Doctorates, were announced at the AEngD conference in London on Tuesday 26 November.

The EngD impact - key findings published

(26 November 2013) - The Engineering Doctorate (EngD) postgraduate qualification has made a profound difference to the career prospects of enrolled researchers, and delivered tangible benefits to industrial sponsors including new knowledge, products, processes and patents. The key findings of AEngD/EPSRC-funded research undertaken by Manchester Business School were presented at the AEngD national conference in London today.

Applications for 1851 Royal Commission Industrial Fellowships invited

(14 November 2013) - Applications for 2014 awards of 1851 Royal Commission Industrial Fellowships are now being invited. The Fellowships are worth up to £80,000 over three years, and the most recent cohort included three EngD candidates.

AEngD conference to focus on future of EngD

(11 November 2013) - The annual conference of the Association of Engineering Doctorates, in London on 26 November, will debate the future of the EngD qualification in light of new research into EngD impacts and recent changes in EPSRC funding,

Shortlists for 2013 AEngD Research Writer of the Year announced

(21 October 2013) - The AEngD judges have produced an initial shortlist of entrants for the AEngD writing competition. Subject to entrants' availability, their papers will be presented at the AEngD annual conference on Tuesday 26 November in London.
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Loughborough EngD saves £2m/year for UK road maintenance

(2 May 2018) - The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has highlighted the economic impact of EngD…

EngD student helps company win Queen's Award for Enterprise

(30 April 2018) - A University of Bristol EngD research engineer has helped a Somerset business win its second Queen's Award in…

Award for Swansea EngD researcher in worldwide Tata Group competition

(14 June 2017) - A Swansea University researcher, Alex Harold, has beaten over 5000 applicants to win an international award for…
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