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WorldSkills medals win for Team UTC Sheffield

Posted: 3 December 2019 in City Centre, News

UTC Sheffield has brought home two medals from the prestigious WorldSkills UK. WorldSkills UK showcases technical education to inspire more young people to choose vocational careers. Held at Birmingham NEC from November 21st to 23rd, the event attracted 500 competitors from colleges, universities and industry and involved 70 different skills categories. This year, four alumni […]

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UTC Sheffield City Centre celebrate high technical and academic results

Posted: 15 August 2019 in City Centre, News, Trust

UTC Sheffield City Centre students are celebrating a strong set of technical and A Level results, achieving very high pass rates in both types of qualifications. The UTC – which is Ofsted graded ‘good’ – is a technical school for 13 to 19-year-olds based on Matilda Street in Sheffield. Students complete academic as well as […]

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Meet Alicia Edwards, Curriculum Director for Creative & Digital Media

Posted: 13 August 2019 in City Centre, News

We caught up with Alicia Edwards, newly appointed Curriculum Director for Creative & Digital Media at UTC Sheffield City Centre, to hear all about her new role. So how did you get into teaching? It’s one of those very rewarding careers that involves my interests and hobbies within the creative industries. I enjoy helping and […]

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UTC students become producers at Sheffield Hallam University film school

Posted: 31 July 2019 in City Centre, News

Four Year 12 students from UTC Sheffield have taken part in a three-day film school hosted at Sheffield Hallam University. The UTC students, who are all studying Creative & Digital Media (CDM), joined 15 other students from six schools across South Yorkshire to put their media skills to the test. Over the three days, the […]

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UTC students take part in national STEM competition to celebrate International Women in Engineering Day

Posted: 24 June 2019 in City Centre, News

Twelve Year 10 students from UTC Sheffield attended an engineering competition hosted by Amey ahead of International Women in Engineering Day. Amey are a leading supplier of consulting and infrastructure support services both in the UK and internationally. Their many different areas include engineering, facilities management, utilities, transport, environmental services, defence and justice. The event […]

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UTC students engage in engineering extravaganza: Get up to Speed with STEM

Posted: 2 April 2019 in City Centre, News

UTC Sheffield City Centre Year 9 students joined over 2000 young people from South Yorkshire for the inspiring Get up to Speed STEM careers event at Magna Science Adventure Centre. The annual occasion, which is now in its ninth year, saw over 90 exhibitors, attractions and activities, including an interactive stand hosted by the UTC, […]

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Creative and Digital Media students visit Hallam FM

Posted: 25 March 2019 in City Centre, News

Year 10 Creative and Digital Media students have enjoyed a fantastic opportunity to visit leading Sheffield based radio station, Hallam FM. The 32 students, who visited Hallam FM on Friday 1st March, were split up into six groups where they put their creativity to the test. They were given briefs for various companies such as […]

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Meet our Alumni: Degree apprentice at BP, Tom Spires

Posted: 12 March 2019 in City Centre, News

Nineteen-year-old Tom Spires graduated from UTC Sheffield City Centre in 2017 and walked straight into a degree apprenticeship with BP. In his role as a Junior Electro Technical Officer with BP, Tom spends most of the year travelling the world in-between periods of study at University of Newcastle. Tell us about your time at UTC […]

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Trendsetters: Meet Young Sheffield Engineer Hannah Frost

Posted: 4 March 2019 in City Centre, News

Twenty-year-old Hannah Frost is a graduate of UTC Sheffield and now works as an apprentice technician at global engineering company Arup. Hannah started at Arup in August 2017, straight after leaving the UTC, and is now progressing towards a degree apprenticeship. We met Hannah in Arup’s smart Sheffield office overlooking the city. What is your […]

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