Engineering is the application of scientific, social, and practical knowledge in order to invent, design, build, maintain, research, and improve structures, machines, devices, systems, materials, and processes.
The discipline of engineering is extremely broad, and encompasses a range of more specialised fields of engineering, each with a more specific emphasis on particular areas of applied science, technology and types of application.
There are over
Employed in this sector in the Humber
This accounts for over
Of employment in the region
Did You Know?
The Engineering industry requires more qualified people
Will there be opportunities available?
There is an annual shortfall of up to 59,000 engineering graduates & technicians to fill core engineering roles nationally
Engineering companies are projected to need 186,000 people nationally with engineering skills over the next 5 years