Careers Information

The fields of materials, minerals and mining engineering offer an endless choice of exciting, challenging and rewarding careers. We produce careers literature suitable for students from KS3 upwards which is designed to raise awareness of careers in materials, minerals and mining engineering.

Follow the links below for more information:

About materials, minerals and mining

Information for school and college pupils

Information for parents, teachers and governors

Careers and profiles

Women in Engineering – a tale of two careers 

Dealing with the deficit - women in engineering. Louise Kittle spoke to women working in materials science and engineering about the issues facing the industry. 

Profile - Diane Mather BEng CEng ACSM Geotechnical Engineer 

Profile - Dr Sujata Kundu Teaching Fellow at Imperial College London

Jumping ahead at BAE - Danielle Burrows explains her career path from science A-levels through jobs in an office and as a lab assistant, to Materials Engineer in Composites and Non-Metallics at BAE Systems at age 22.