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RTPI's Women of Influence 2020

Dr Karen Horwood has been recognised by the Royal Town Planning Institute’s The Planner publication as one of 2020s Women of Influence for her work on women and planning.

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Oscar win for Leeds Beckett graduate

MSc Digital Video and Special Effects graduate Ayyappadas Vijayakumar worked as Visual Effects Editor on the film which took home the Oscar for Best Effects alongside awards for best cinematography and best sound mixing and has opened up about his road to success.

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Revisiting the Engineering Without Borders Design Challenge Winners

In June, a team of Leeds Beckett University students won the Engineering for People Design Challenge Grand Prize for their concept of building a women’s’ community hub in Tamil Nadu, India, using locally sourced natural and affordable materials.

Eunice John and Dr Matthew Brooke-Peat at Women in Property Awards

'Best of the Best' - Architectural Technology student wins National Women in Property Award 2019

Eunice John, a Leeds Beckett Architectural Technology student, has won the 'Best of the Best' prize in the 2019 Women in Property National Student Awards.

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Womens Community Hub wins National Design Challenge Prize

The annual competition is organised by Engineers Without Borders UK, a charity dedicated to inspiring the engineering community to serve all people and our planet better than ever before.

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Short List Announced - Constructing Excellence in Yorkshire and Humber Awards (CEYH) 2019

Organised by our school CEYH Awards focuses attention on some of the most important issues in the construction sector. They recognise the very best companies, collaborations and projects sharing best practice and inspiring others to adopt new and better ways of working that deliver outstanding results.

Dr Ash Ahmed pictured third from the right.

Research and Education Awards for Civil Engineering Academics from the Institution of Civil Engineers

Two members of our academic team from the Civil Engineering subject area were recognised at the annual Institution of Civil Engineering Yorkshire & Humber awards.

Amy being presented with her award

Final Year Civil Engineering Student Wins ICE Award

Congratulations to Amy Farrell for receiving a QUEST Plus Award from the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE).

The students with their awards

Project Management Students Win Awards for Second Year Running!

Three students from our BSc (Hons) Project Management course have won awards at the Association for Project Management regional awards.

Mike White receiving the award

National Award for Teaching Quality

Congratulations to our Building Services Engineering course team who have been awarded the Happold Brilliant prize sponsored by the Happold Foundation!

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