AFBE-UK promotes higher achievements in education and engineering particularly among people from black and minority ethnicity (BME) backgrounds. Our mission is to increase the number of BME Engineers who succeed professionally and support young people to explore a career in engineering.

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AFBE-UK highlights

One of the world's leading engineering professional services firms has become an organisational member of AFBE-UK.
MD Caledonian Flow Systems Ltd, Denis Pinto has been appointed to the advisory board.

On Friday 24th May, one of our flagship programmes; Transition was for the first time exhibited as a show case of bright ideas from individuals making positive impacts in the community

Dr Ollie Folayan writes for the OGV Energy, a leading engagement platform for the energy sector, focused on delivering industry news, events, digital media and recruitment solutions.
In August, we held our first Chess Club event, and it was a great success! Chess Club is all about strategically thinking about your next career move, and the event was open to anyone interested in taking the next step in their career.
AFBE-UK Scotland chair Dr Ollie Folayan has been appointed to the new body set up to champion diversity and inclusion in the oil and gas industry.
Five AFBE-UK members are being recognised for their contribution to the engineering industry in the recently published Financial Times top 100 women influencing the UK engineering sector list
Organisations with a diverse range of employees are well placed to understand the needs of a wide range of customers.
Members of AFBE-UK across the UK were to visit 10 Downing Street on 26th October 2018 for a meeting with Nero Ughwujabo, the Special Adviser to the Prime Minister on social justice, young people and opportunities.
Industry leaders and policy makers discuss the low percentage of recruitment and retention of ethnic minorities in the UK.

Top UK engineering company joins AFBE-UK

Top UK engineering company joins AFBE-UK

AFBE-UK appoints industry veteran to Advisory Board

AFBE-UK appoints industry veteran to Advisory Board

The Innovation Showcase

The Innovation Showcase

The least important thing

The least important thing

AFBE-UK launches Chess Club

AFBE-UK launches Chess Club

Chair of AFBE-UK Scotland appointed to OGUK diversity and inclusion task group.

Chair of AFBE-UK Scotland appointed to OGUK diversity and inclusion task group.

AFBE-UK members listed in FT’s top 100 women in Engineering

AFBE-UK members listed in FT’s top 100 women in Engineering

Why AFBE-UK matters

Why AFBE-UK matters

AFBE-UK @10 Downing Street

AFBE-UK @10 Downing Street

AFBE-UK welcomes industry leaders and policy makers

AFBE-UK welcomes industry leaders and policy makers
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