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Dyson Institute of Engineering and Technology

Dyson Institute of Engineering and Technology students are engineers from day one. As part of the Global Engineering team, they'll gain hands-on experience while studying for their degree from Warwick Manufacturing Group – all while earning a competitive salary. And because Dyson covers all tuition fees, students could graduate debt-free.

Rural
Rural

In or close to the countryside

Campus
Campus

The university (including student accommodation, teaching, and leisure facilities) is located on one site

Specialist
Specialist

Specialises in a single subject area, or a small range of subjects

Alternative Provider
Alternative Provider

The university does not receive direct public funding

Student Services and Facilities

Library

  • Undergraduate engineers are able to use the online library services provided by WMG, University of Warwick, who deliver the degree course at the Dyson Institute.

Student jobs

  • All undergraduate engineers are in full-time, paid employment during their studies at the Dyson Institute.
  • If students meet the expected grade level for the degree, as well as key performance objectives in their job, they'll have the opportunity to continue with a graduate engineering job at Dyson after the programme.

Careers advice

  • The comprehensive academic support received throughout the degree is geared towards helping students choose a specialist career path, based on their preference and experience.
  • The Undergraduate Development Partner will support students' personal, professional and leadership development through regular one-to-one meetings.
  • Working at Dyson exposes students to a vast range of experts who are all willing to share their experience.

Health services

  • Students have access to the Dyson Health MOT service, as well as discounted health screening assessments with BUPA.
  • To help students keep in good health, an on-site gym and sports centre – The Hangar – includes a well-equipped gym, a group exercise studio, personal training and facilities for a variety of sports.

Counselling services

  • Dyson has a qualified mental health professional on-site to give therapy and coaching, as well as an external advice service to help students balance their work and home life.
  • Students also have access to the University of Warwick's mental health and well-being resources, whether they need short-term or ongoing support.

Disability support

  • Dyson is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to accommodating people with disabilities. Requests for reasonable accommodations are dealt with on a case-by-case basis.
  • The University of Warwick’s Disability Services team can also give students advice, guidance and support if they have Specific Learning Differences such as dyslexia, hearing or visual impairments, physical or mobility disabilities, or Asperger syndrome.

History

  • To tackle the UK’s STEM skills shortage, Jo Johnson, former Minister of State for Universities, challenged James Dyson to open a new kind of university on the Malmesbury technology campus.
  • The Dyson Institute of Engineering and Technology opened to its first cohort in September 2017, enabling its undergraduate engineers to work and earn alongside their degree.
  • From September 2018, the second cohort will live on-site in modular pods designed by renowned architect Chris Wilkinson.

Address

Dyson Institute of Engineering and Technology, Tetbury Hill, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 0RP