principal Daniel Locke-Wheaton said: "Carillion has been a key partner to our work at AUEA
The ethos and ambience of AUEA are very different from most other secondary colleges: it is rather like a graduate business school for teenagers, and the cool and undemonstrative architecture matches this business-like ethos.
The roar of traffic noise on the Middleway is constant, but inside AUEA all is quiet and orderly.
AUEA student Aliyah Khanum commented on her experience on a recent Engineering Education Scheme (EES) project she has been involved with.
A Network Rail spokesman said: "The students are an asset to AUEA.
Studying at AUEA
has provided a range of opportunities, from Budding Brunels to many other employer visits and schemes," said Muzamil.
is one of the first University Technical Colleges it has attracted major interest and support from businesses such as Eon, who have helped design and develop the Apprenticeship offer.
There were a few laughs along the way as well, particularly when the AUEA
teams revealed to each other what their guesses were for the height of Old Joe, the Birmingham University's famous clock tower.
is sponsored by Aston University and offers the possibility of financial support for students to progress from further to higher education.
Students that are currently studying at AUEA
are benefiting from these projects that will eventually lead them into higher education and further career prospects within industry.
was rated excellent by the DfE at their recent inspection and we look forward to growing, improving and educating generations of young people in science and engineering in the years to come.
Apprentices will also have full access to AUEA