Faculty of Engineering

What WIE can do for you

The Women in Engineering (WIE) office provides support, advice and encouragement for women students in the field of Engineering.

Women in Engineering provides a range of services for prospective and current women students in engineering:


Enginuity Day 2015
  • Provides information for female secondary school students about studying Engineering and the career opportunities that exist in Engineering. This includes visits to schools and community groups, hosting groups on campus, and having individual conversations with female students who are considering Engineering.
  • Hosts year 13 girls on campus for Enginuity Day annually. This is a day that encourages secondary school girls to consider courses and careers in Engineering, and allows them to see what Engineering is really about. Read more about Enginuity Day.
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  • Gives information, support and assistance in academic, personal and career issues for current undergraduate and postgraduate students.
  • Supports undergraduate and postgraduate women's networks in Engineering
  • Facilitates networking with industry and female professional engineers
  • Advises for the faculty on the status of women students and assisting to develop pro-active initiatives to improve participation and retention rates of women in areas where they are currently under-represented.


Contact the Women In Engineering Adviser.

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