First students enrol for digital technology apprenticeships
A group of students from across the South West have embarked on a four-year degree apprenticeship with the University of Plymouth which will enable them to earn while they learn
University launches financial support and mentoring programme for engineering students
Plymouth University news: A new funding and mentoring programme has been launched for students in STEM subjects - the Tamar Engineering Project
New internet security device launched to safeguard schools against child abuse
Plymouth University news: Computer experts have created a new device that provides round-the-clock monitoring against online child abuse and radicalisation for primary and secondary schools.
Images and codes provide alternative to multiple device password systems
Plymouth University news: A system using images and a one-time numerical code could provide a secure and easy to use alternative to multi-factor methods dependent on hardware or software and one-time passwords
University is named regional centre for teachers and technology
Plymouth University news: Plymouth University has become the South West regional centre for the national initiative Computing at School, which helps teachers teach core computing skills in the national curriculum.
New investment powers solar start-up company at Plymouth University
Plymouth University news: A Plymouth University spin out venture - PulsiV Solar - founded on breakthrough research into the efficiency of photovoltaic solar panels has received significant investment following a first round of fundraising
University takes part in code record attempt
Plymouth University news: Plymouth University may be entering the record books as part of a nationwide event designed to teach people how to code
Computing curriculum changes welcomed
Plymouth University news: Teaching young people the 4 Rs from an early age is the ultimate way to enable the information technology innovators of the future to flourish, a Plymouth University academic has said
Plymouth student wins opportunity to meet global elite of software development
Plymouth University news: A Plymouth University student has gone face to face with some of the world’s most innovative software developers after winning a scholarship to attend a conference at Apple’s headquarters in San Francisco.
Plymouth University named runner-up in national IT innovation awards
Plymouth University news: A project to enhance the internet connections across Plymouth University’s campus has earned recognition from judges at a national awards ceremony.