Professional development in engineering

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The following resources on Prospects web are excellent for broadening your ideas.


Options with a degree in Engineering:

Professional Development in Engineering
This is a small selection of some umbrella professional engineering organisations – other specialist associations will be listed on the relevant Occupational Profile within Prospects as above.

Overview of the sector and labour market trends

The Engineering Council (UK) –
Royal Academy of Engineering –
Sector Skills Council for Science, Engineering & Manufacturing Technologies (SEMTA) -
Internet for Engineering -
Inside Careers -
Information on studying Science, Engineering & Technology worldwide -
The Women’s Engineering Society –
UK Resource Centre for Women in Science, Technology & Engineering -

Institution of Civil Engineers –
Institution of Mechanical Engineers –
Institution of Structural Engineers –
The Institution of Engineering & Technology –
Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining -
Energy Institute -
Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology –
Selected Career Opportunities directories – again other vacancy sources can be accessed via the Prospects site or from your university careers advisory service


TARGETjobs –
The Engineering Workplace Jobs Board -
Engineering Jobs for UK Engineers – -
Jobsite for engineering and manufacturing -