Posted by: purplepaula1 | May 29, 2009

2009 SET (Science, Engineering & Technology Student of the Year) Awards

SET awards 2009 homepageImperial staff, have you considered entering your best students for the 2009 SET (Science, Engineering & Technology Student of the Year) Awards?

Entry costs nothing, and if your student is shortlisted it could lead to wide recognition and publicity for your teaching and the University. The SET Awards are the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland’s most important and prestigious national awards for undergraduates.

Entries are received in the following categories:

Best Aeronautical Engineering Student

Best Biology & Biotechnology Student

Best Chemical Engineering Student

Best Chemistry Student

Best Civil Engineering Student

Best Computational Science Student

Best Food, Nutrition & Health Student

Best Electronic Engineering Student

Best Information Technology Student

Best Maritime Technology Student

Best Materials Student

Best Mathematics Student

Best Mechanical Engineering Student

Best Pharmacology Student

Best Physics Student

The Awards are presented at a magnificent ceremony before an audience comprising of hundreds of technology students, academics, senior industry executives; as well as senior figures from government, scientific and technical institutions and the media.  This year’s ceremony will take place in London on the 24th September 2009. 

The most outstanding student is declared Science, Engineering & Technology Student of the Year.  This is given to the highest scoring winner of all the previous categories.

As well as recognising the best science students, they also recognise the best lecturer. The lecturer who taught the winning student will be declared the 2009 ‘Lecturer of the Year.’

Entering is a simple ‘point and click’ process via the awards website: http://www.setawards.org/.  Please make sure that you read the Rules section before entering a student.

If any of your students are working on exceptional projects, then now is the time to think about entering them – we close for entries on 17th July 2009.

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