North East Chairman Philip Oliver attended the Northumbria University Architectural Engineering/Building Services Engineering graduation ceremony 2016.
Prizes were awarded to Paul Hammond for the best BEng(Hons) student and Afaan Ashiq for the best MEng(Hons) student.
Very well done to all students graduating this year.
Local Medal Winners
Former North East Chairman Jon Anderson was awarded with a silver medal by CIBSE president Nick Mead at the Presidents Awards Dinner on 9th October 2015 in London.
Malcolm Calvert, our long time former regional almoner, was also awarded with a bronze medal in recognition for his services..
Congratulations Jon and Malcolm from all of the North East region and many thanks for everything which you have done over the years.
The CIBSE North East Committee is proud to supporting a new bursary initiative with Northumbria University.
We are donating £1,000 to the bursary which will reward a student undertaking the first year of the Architectural Engineering programme.
The bursary will be awarded based upon attendance, academic performance, CPD development and involvement with the University.
2015 is the 50th anniversary of building services education provision at Northumbria University and its predecessors .
The University has been successfully providing accredited education for the industry from 1964/65 (Then it was a diploma in HVAC) up to the MEng / BEng (Hons) Building Services Engineering/ Architectural Engineering now.
November 2015 saw the programmes re-accredited for IEng and CEng academic requirements until 2020 with the additional recognition of the new Foundation degree link at Gateshead College.
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