School of Computing and Engineering

School news

Click on the links below to take a look at recent news and events from the School of Computing and Engineering.

Aug 13 2018

Clearing 2018: Extra financial help for students at UWL

To help students make an outstanding investment in the future by studying at UWL, the University...

Aug 02 2018

Academics take inspiring WinSTEM message into local schools

Scientists at UWL have gone into local schools to inspire female pupils to study Science,...

Jul 20 2018

Online ear defenders that protect workers win prize for UWL scientist

Noisy workplaces promise to become safer spaces thanks to an invention by a UWL academic which has...

May 15 2018

Government funds UWL research to protect Internet of Things

Vital research by UWL which promises to help protect millions of household items linked to the...

May 14 2018

Pam Oates gives an insight on role of building surveyors

Pam Oates, Chartered Surveyor and Regional Training Advisor for RICS, conducted a seminar on ...

May 11 2018

Built Environment students visit timber frame construction site

Students on Level 4 BSc (Hons) Architectural Design & Technology, BSc (Hons) Building Surveying...

Apr 20 2018

UWL’s new cybersecurity Centre up for industry award

A new research centre at the University of West London is nominated for a prestigious award for its...

Apr 19 2018

Architect Paul Turpin highlights use of timber construction in education projects

Paul Turpin, RIBA, Director at Peter Taylor Associates Ltd gave an insightful presentation to the...

Apr 18 2018

UWL hosts Symposium on Digital Inclusion in the Global South

From improving water utilities in India to boosting student retention in South African universities...

Apr 17 2018

CDM 2015 three years on: Andrew Thompson reveals industry perspective

On Wednesday 11 April 2018, Andrew D. Thompson, FCInstCES, Director Savills gave an insightful...

Mar 22 2018

UWL ITMBees Society awarded for outreach activities

The University of West London ITMBees Society has won the Greatest Impact and Outreach Award at the...

Mar 19 2018

Guest lecturer John Davis reveals how to turn risks into opportunities

Application of Quantitative Methods of Risk Management in Major Projects Guest lecture by John...

Mar 05 2018

Guest lecture: A structural engineer’s experience of risks in construction

On Thursday 1st March 2018, invited by Dr. Mahtab Farshchi, Oliver Roworth, Project Engineer at...

Feb 01 2018

UWL academics highlight significance of site visits in a RICS Journal article

Visits to live construction sites form an important part of the student learning experience at the...

Jan 17 2018

Professor wins funding to bring the Internet of Things to public transport

A Professor has won funding to carry out research into cutting-edge uses for technology which could...

Dec 20 2017

UWL student speaks to the world’s first robot citizen

A student has joined renowned experts investigating incredible advances in technology on two TV...

Nov 18 2017

Smiles and celebration on day two of UWL graduations

There has been joy and celebration on day two of the University of West London’s winter...

Nov 10 2017

Engineering students relish field trip to key sites

Engineering students took their education outdoors by visiting the Thames Barrier and a site of...

Nov 03 2017

Graduate Fair draws students and employers for new opportunities

Almost 300 students took the opportunity to meet employers from the business, IT and engineering...

Sep 20 2017

SCE academics set out UWL approach to enhanced work shadowing in prestige journal

What is enhanced work shadowing, and how can it better prepare building surveying students for a...