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Creating a pool of industry ready engineers

Northants Engineering Training Partners

Northamptonshire Engineering Training Partnership

For over 25 years the Northamptonshire Engineering Training Partnership (NETP) has been at the heart of creating industry ready engineers in the county.

Sitting in the University of Northampton's Faculty of Arts, Science and Technology, the NETP works alongside our successful engineering industry placing degree level engineers into the workplace.

Reinforcing fresh ideas, hard work and rigour to the industry, the NETP is a cornerstone of the continued success of Northamptonshire’s growing engineering sector.


Case Studies

Adrian Dancea
When I first visited the University of Northampton, the NETP programme was one of the most important and attractive features of any of the Engineering degrees that I was considering at that moment. This helped make my decision much easier and got me...
Ged Warburton
I had a great experience and enjoyed two very beneficial six month working placements within the NETP programme.
Amali Colombage
On a day to day basis the key responsibilities within my current position are to design and detail engineering solutions to client specifications and tender documents for lifting and suspension equipment for the entertainment industry, museums and...

Engineering Awards

The Alan Casey Award
Best placement student

The Alan Casey Award is presented to the student who performed most successfully during their placement year.


Academic Award
Highest academic achievement

This is awarded to the placement student who attained the highest academic achievement during their placement...