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

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This report is a celebration of AFBE-UK’s achievements over 10 years. Celebrating Engineering Excellence through diversity
AFBE UK has been shortlisted for an award from the National Diversity Awards. Congratulations to the team of dedicated individuals in this voluntary organisation.

In 2016, AFBE-UK was invited to attend a round table on the Review into black and minority ethnic talent progression in the UK at the Houses of Parliament.

Last year the award was won by AFBE-UK member Dr Ozak Esu. Previous winners also include Yewande Akinola also a member of AFBE-UK.

Join us on 21 June at Women & Diversity in Manufacturing Summit. AFBE-UK proudly supports Women & Diversity in Manufacturing Summit, brought to you by The Manufacturer. AFBE-UK Dr Nike Folayan will be attending and hosting a round table at the event

On 2nd November 2017, 120 guests including politicians, engineers, STEM promoters and academic leaders joined together at the uniquely located IET Savoy Place to celebrate the tremendous work and achievements of AFBE-UK over the last 10 years in a Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony.

Industry leaders and policy makers discuss the low percentage of recruitment and retention of ethnic minorities in the UK.
Dr Ollie Folayan, Chairman of AFBE-UK Scotland, has been elected as a Fellow of the IChemE, the UK's top institution for Chemical Engineers

Making Engineering Hot in 2018

Making Engineering Hot in 2018

Why AFBE-UK matters

Why AFBE-UK matters

AFBE-UK Report OUT

AFBE-UK Report OUT

AFBE UK shortlisted for National Diversity Awards.

AFBE UK shortlisted for National Diversity Awards.

Government's plan to boost careers of minority groups

Government's plan to boost careers of minority groups

Young Woman Engineer Award now open.

Young Woman Engineer Award now open.

AFBE-UK proud to support Women & Diversity in Manufacturing summit.

AFBE-UK proud to support Women & Diversity in Manufacturing summit.

Celebrating 10 years of Engineering Excellence

Celebrating 10 years of Engineering Excellence

AFBE-UK welcomes industry leaders and policy makers

AFBE-UK welcomes industry leaders and policy makers

AFBE-UK Scotland Chairman elected as Fellow of UK's top institution for Chemical Engineers.(IChemE)

AFBE-UK Scotland Chairman elected as Fellow of UK's top institution for Chemical Engineers.(IChemE)
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