General Engineering taster day

This experience day at the University of Sheffield gives you an insight into studying general engineering at university.

The Diamond

Interdisciplinary Engineering for a Renewable Future!

A free virtual taster session for  Y12 students.

Book your place here

When: Tuesday 27 April 2021, 16:00 - 17:30

Places available: 50

Age group: Year 12, and mature students

An exploration of interdisciplinary engineering challenges in renewable energy, with a particular focus on the role of fluid mechanics, including hands-on experiments using household items.

There will then be a chance for you to talk to some of our current students studying General Engineering in the Q&A along with Dr Andy Nichols and an expert from our admissions team.


Time Activity
4:00pm Log in and get comfortable
4:15pm Welcome and introduction to the department
4:30pm Interactive subject taster
5:10pm Q&A with current undergraduate students
5:25pm Closing remarks and next steps

We look forward to meeting you!

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