"A scholarship has allowed me to open industry links and appreciate working life as an engineer."

UKESF Scholar, 2017–19

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Applications for 2018/19 are now closed, but you can use the table below to see the companies that were offering scholarships.

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Company Placement location Type of Placements Offered Restrictions/Notes
Allegro MicroSystems Europe Ltd Edinburgh

Summer placements;
MEng placements

* No 12-month placements
Altran Newbury, Bath or Filton, Bristol

Any placements

* (1) Requires 12-month placement; (2) This is an embedded software or control and instrumentation-focused scholarship; (3) All students should ideally have a minimum of 5 years’ permanent residency in the UK and be able to obtain security clearance
Animal Dynamics Oxford

Any placements

* (1) UK citizens preferred; (2) Students must be able to obtain security clearance
Arm Ltd Cambridge or Sheffield

Any placements

AVL Powertrain Engineering Coventry or Essex

Any placements

AWE Aldermaston or Burghfield, Berkshire

Any placements

* (1) Open only to British citizens/no dual nationals; (2) Requires 12-month placement; (3) All selected candidates will be required to undergo security clearance
Beko Research & Development Centre Cambridge

Summer placements;
12-month placements

* (1) Students must be in the penultimate year of their degree; (2) No MEng placements
Calnex Solutions Ltd Linlithgow, near Edinburgh

Any placements

Collins Aerospace ~NEW THIS YEAR~ Solihull

Summer placements only

* Must be successful in Collins Aerospace Security Screening Parameters
CRITICAL Software Southampton

Any placements

* (1) Software-based placement; (2) 12-month placement required
Dialog Semiconductor Swindon or Edinburgh

Any placements

EDA Solutions Fareham, Hampshire

Any placements

* Requires 12-month placement for 2019/20
Embecosm Lymington, Hampshire

Any placements

* (1) Requires 12-month placement; (2) Placement is software/embedded systems engineering, focused on compiler technology; (3) Must hold a current passport
FlexEnable Cambridge

Summer placements only

* (1) Experience/knowledge of plastic electronics/nanotechnology preferred; (2) Students must be in the penultimate year of their degree
Frazer-Nash Consultancy Ltd Bristol or Burton

Any placements

* (1) Open only to British citizens/no dual nationals; (2) Must include one longer placement
Grant Instruments Cambridgeshire

Summer placements only

* Knowledge of PID controllers and good understanding of debugging techniques and tools beneficial
IDEX Biometrics Farnborough

Summer placements;
MEng placements

* (1) Students must be in the penultimate year of their degree; (2) No 12-month placements
II-VI Newton Aycliffe

Summer placements only

Infineon Technologies UK Ltd Bristol

Any placements

* Must include one longer placement
ITDev Southampton

Any placements

* (1) Requires 12-month placement; (2) Must be studying software/computing; (3) Placement is software/embedded systems engineering focused
Leonardo (Edinburgh) Edinburgh

Any placements

* Must have a minimum of 5 years permanent residency in UK
Leonardo (Luton) Luton

Any placements

* (1) Must have a minimum of 5 years permanent residency in UK; (2) Placement is software and/or firmware focused; (3) Software/computing course content preferred for software placements
Meggitt Avionics Fareham, Hampshire

Any placements

* Must be successful in Meggitt Security Screening Parameters
Moortec Plymouth, Devon

Any placements

Omnitek Basingstoke

Any placements

ON Semiconductor Bracknell, Berkshire

Any placements

Plessey Plymouth

Summer placements;
MEng placements

* No 12-month placements
Plextek Great Chesterford, near Cambridge

Summer placements;
MEng placements

* (1) Must have a minimum of 5 years permanent residency in UK; (2) One hardware and one embedded software focused scholarship; (3) no 12-month placements
Qualcomm Technologies Cambridge

Summer placements only

R-P-R Lymington, Hampshire

Any placements

* Requires 12-month placement
Renesas Electronics Europe Ltd Bourne End, Buckinghamshire or Harlow, Essex

Any placements

* (1) Placements starting in 2019 must be minimum 6 months at Harlow or 12 months at Bourne End; (2) Candidates must specify which job/s they are interested in
Rolls-Royce Solihull, Birmingham

Any placements

* (1) Open only to British citizens/no dual nationals; (2) Must include one longer placement
RS Components Corby, London or Cardiff

Summer placements only

* Applicants will ideally have an interest in commercial and digital management of technical projects
Sensata Technologies Swindon

Any placements

Sky Brentwood, Essex

Any placements

Socionext Maidenhead, Berkshire

Any placements

* (1) 12-month placements preferred; (2) Must include one longer placement
Solomon Systech Whiteley, Hampshire

Summer placements;
MEng placements

* (1) Students must be in the penultimate year of their degree; (2) No 12-month placements
ST Microelectronics Edinburgh

Summer placements;
MEng placements

* No 12-month placements
STFC Harwell, Oxfordshire

Summer placements only

UltraSoC Technologies Ltd Cambridge or Bristol

Any placements

vivaMOS Southampton

Summer placements only

* No first years
Waters Wilmslow

Summer placements only

Notes:

  • 12-month placements only apply to students whose degrees include a year training in industry or have agreed with their university to do a 12-month placement in addition to their degree.
  • MEng placements (4–8 months) are only applicable to students at Bristol, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Heriot-Watt, Imperial, Newcastle and York.