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WMG appoints first cyberpsychologist

WMG at the University of Warwick is delighted to announce the appointment of cyberpsychologist Professor Monica Whitty, who joins the Cyber Security research team from the University of Leicester, as Professor of Human Factors in Cyber Security.


Apprentice success for 35 students from the WMG Academy for Young Engineers in Coventry

As the first cohort of students from the WMG Academy for Young Engineers, in Coventry, complete their studies, 35 students have already secured apprenticeships and jobs in industry.
Mon 01 August 2016, 16:25 | Tags: WMG Academy, WMG, Community and region, Business, Education, Engineering

From teenage school student to doctoral researcher, WMG’s ‘Class of 2016’ to share their year of learning online

WMG at the University of Warwick has launched, the ‘Class of 2016,’ an exciting new initiative to showcase its world-class education programmes, and the opportunities they offer people at any stage of their career.


Top grades from Ofsted for University’s Teacher Training Provision

  • University scores top grade in primary and secondary teacher training
  • Warwick praised for work with Coventry and Warwickshire schools and colleges

Teacher training at the University of Warwick has been graded as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in its latest inspection report.

Tue 05 January 2016, 09:10 | Tags: University of Warwick, Education

New WMG Academy for Young Engineers in Solihull receives £1.1m to tool up young engineers

Just as building work on a second WMG Academy for Young Engineers in Chelmsley Wood, Solihull enters an exciting new phase; a £1.1m grant has been confirmed from Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) towards state of the art, industry standard engineering and IT equipment.

Mon 09 November 2015, 14:38 | Tags: WMG Academy, WMG, Education, Engineering

The University of Warwick explores new ways of teaching and learning with the ‘Dark Would’

The Institute for Advanced Teaching and Learning (IATL) at the University of Warwick has created the ‘The Dark Would’ a collaborative project facilitating new ways of teaching and learning.

Tue 13 October 2015, 11:00 | Tags: University of Warwick, IATL, Education

First graduate & first 200,000 hours of high tech study from new Jaguar Land Rover & WMG programme

The very first Masters student graduated, on Tuesday 14th July, at the University of Warwick from a technology programme which trains staff from across Jaguar Land Rover. From the shop floor to senior managers, and from all disciplines, the Technical Accreditation Scheme (TAS) is designed to develop employees skills to help create the next generation of vehicles and staff across Jaguar Land Rover have now completed over 200,000 hours of study in the new programme.


Warwick researchers in major new autism mental health study

Experts from the University of Warwick are working with the UK’s leading autism research charity, Autistica, on a ground-breaking new project on the mental health of children with autism.

Wed 15 July 2015, 09:51 | Tags: Health, Research, Education

Family support more important than pre-school care in securing children’s wellbeing

The government needs to focus as much on supporting deprived and disadvantaged families as it does on increasing the number of hours of free pre-school care if it is to secure the best outcomes for young children, according to new research from the University of Warwick.

Tue 14 July 2015, 11:12 | Tags: Research, Education, History

Warwick team’s bid to transform education in South Africa underway

The quality of education in one of South Africa’s most disadvantaged districts is set to be transformed following a visit to the country by a team from the University of Warwick. A small group of staff spent last week (23 Jan – 1 Feb) in a variety of schools in the Vhembe district of Limpopo, hosted by members of the Limpopo Province Education Board and staff from the University of Venda (UNIVEN) – the partner institution for the project.

Fri 06 February 2015, 11:30 | Tags: University of Warwick, Warwick in Africa, Education

Warwick team’s bid to transform education in South Africa

Researchers from the University of Warwick are travelling to South Africa for a project which aims to transform the quality of education in one of the country’s most impoverished regions.

Wed 21 January 2015, 13:20 | Tags: Warwick in Africa, Education, International

Lord Mayor plays host to education leaders from across the world

The Lord Mayor of Coventry hosted a lunch in the city last week for senior academics and administrators from 10 Higher Education institutions, spanning six continents.

Wed 18 June 2014, 17:26 | Tags: Education, University Affairs

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