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University of Leeds partners with the UK Electronics Skills Foundation

The School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering is pleased to be announced as the latest member of the Russell Group to partner with the UK Electronics Skills Foundation.  The School joins 11 other universities as part of the UKESF programme which is addressing the overall decline in the number of British students applying and registering for Electrical and Electronic Engineering degrees.

“The work the UKESF does to encourage more young people into electronic engineering degrees through its schools programme is just one of the reasons we are very pleased to have joined them.” commented Professor Ian Robertson, Head of the School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at the University of Leeds.  “In addition, we are able to offer more industry-sponsored scholarships, showing prospective students there is a demand for electronics graduates and that, in the current climate of high tuition fees, an engineering education will prove a rewarding investment.”

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The School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering is pleased to be announced as the latest member of the Russell Group to partner with the UK Electronics Skills Foundation.

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