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Have you got what it takes?

Have you got what it takes?

Applications for the September 2019 intake are now closed. If you would like to find out more about possible Clearing places for September 2019 or if you would like to apply to join us in 2020 or beyond, register your interest below.

Have you got what it takes?

Click through the boxes below to find out more about how to apply.

  • Application process

    There are five stages of assessment. It might sound like a lot, but we need to be sure you’re the type of person who’ll succeed at The Dyson Institute.

    Click here to find out more about the five stages of assessment.

  • Key dates for applying

    Applications for September 2019 opened on 25th October 2018 and closed at 9am on Monday 29th April.

    The 5 stages of recruitment to The Dyson Institute can take up to 12 weeks.

    Once offers have been made, successful applicants will be invited to a Pre-joining Day in the summer, ahead of starting the programme in September. This gives you the opportunity to meet all the Undergraduate Engineers who will join you on the course ahead of the start date. The next cohort of Dyson Institute Undergraduates will move in on Friday 30th August and start on Monday 2nd September 2019. 

    For further information about the application process please contact us via one of the communication channels here.

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

  • Entry requirements overview

    Being an Undergraduate at The Dyson Institute is academically, personally and professionally demanding. To be selected for the programme, we require you to be academically strong and able to demonstrate that you can cope with the professional demands that come with being in a workplace alongside studying.

    Please ensure you read the information regarding academic and non-academic entry requirements, set out below.

    The Dyson Institute does not currently consider applications on the basis of recognised prior learning or experiential learning. We will accept applications from international applicants with equivalent qualifications who have the right to work full time and study in the UK.

    All applicants will be admitted to year one of the programme.

  • Academic entry requirements

    For September 2019 academic entry requirements are as follows:

    AAB at A Level – to include an A in Mathematics and an A in one other Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths (STEM) subject.

    The subjects we consider for our STEM requirement of a grade A at A Level (or equivalent), alongside an A grade in Mathematics, are:
    Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Design and Technology [Product Design, Product Design (3D), Systems and Control], Electronics, Engineering, Mathematics & Further Maths, Physics.

    Offer holders who did not take Physics at A Level (or equivalent) must also attend and complete the Physics Summer School. More information can be found here.

     

  • Non-academic entry requirements

    For September 2019 non-academic entry requirements will be assessed through our application process.  Among other skills, you will need to demonstrate a passion for engineering and technology, technical potential, and that you are:

    - A creative problem-solver
    - An excellent team-player
    - A great communicator
    - Tenacious
    - Well aligned with The Dyson Institute’s values
     

    For any enquiries relating to admission requirements please contact us via one of the communication channels here.

     

  • Reasonable adjustments

    The Dyson Institute welcomes applications from individuals with disabilities or additional support needs and encourages such applicants to discuss their potential requirements with The Dyson Institute as early as possible in the admissions process to ensure that reasonable adjustments can be made both to the admissions process and to the work and study experience if successful.

    Applicants with disabilities or additional support needs will be assessed against the same criteria as all other participants in the application process: their declared needs or any reasonable adjustments made to the assessment process will not impact the decisions made throughout the assessment process.

    If you need a reasonable adjustments for any part of the application process, please send an e-mail to dysoninstitute@dyson.com with the nature of your request. Determinations of requests are made on a case-by-case basis.

    Dyson is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Financial support

    All applicants can request an amount towards the cost of their accommodation and travel expenses for their attendance at Assessment Days or Pre-Joining Events. You’ll receive more information about this when you receive your invitation.

  • Getting started in Higher Education

    The Dyson Institute offers both offer holders and new starters a series of activities and initiatives to ease your transition into Higher Education and the working environment. These include:

    - A Physics Summer School, which forms part of the academic entry requirements for offer holders without Physics A Level
    - Pre-joining event(s)
    - Joining fund

    To find out more about the above initiatives, click here.

Application process

There are five stages of assessment. It might sound like a lot, but we need to be sure you’re the type of person who’ll succeed at The Dyson Institute.

Click here to find out more about the five stages of assessment.

Key dates for applying

Applications for September 2019 opened on 25th October 2018 and closed at 9am on Monday 29th April.

The 5 stages of recruitment to The Dyson Institute can take up to 12 weeks.

Once offers have been made, successful applicants will be invited to a Pre-joining Day in the summer, ahead of starting the programme in September. This gives you the opportunity to meet all the Undergraduate Engineers who will join you on the course ahead of the start date. The next cohort of Dyson Institute Undergraduates will move in on Friday 30th August and start on Monday 2nd September 2019. 

For further information about the application process please contact us via one of the communication channels here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Entry requirements overview

Being an Undergraduate at The Dyson Institute is academically, personally and professionally demanding. To be selected for the programme, we require you to be academically strong and able to demonstrate that you can cope with the professional demands that come with being in a workplace alongside studying.

Please ensure you read the information regarding academic and non-academic entry requirements, set out below.

The Dyson Institute does not currently consider applications on the basis of recognised prior learning or experiential learning. We will accept applications from international applicants with equivalent qualifications who have the right to work full time and study in the UK.

All applicants will be admitted to year one of the programme.

Academic entry requirements

For September 2019 academic entry requirements are as follows:

AAB at A Level – to include an A in Mathematics and an A in one other Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths (STEM) subject.

The subjects we consider for our STEM requirement of a grade A at A Level (or equivalent), alongside an A grade in Mathematics, are:
Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Design and Technology [Product Design, Product Design (3D), Systems and Control], Electronics, Engineering, Mathematics & Further Maths, Physics.

Offer holders who did not take Physics at A Level (or equivalent) must also attend and complete the Physics Summer School. More information can be found here.

 

Non-academic entry requirements

For September 2019 non-academic entry requirements will be assessed through our application process.  Among other skills, you will need to demonstrate a passion for engineering and technology, technical potential, and that you are:

- A creative problem-solver
- An excellent team-player
- A great communicator
- Tenacious
- Well aligned with The Dyson Institute’s values
 

For any enquiries relating to admission requirements please contact us via one of the communication channels here.

 

Reasonable adjustments

The Dyson Institute welcomes applications from individuals with disabilities or additional support needs and encourages such applicants to discuss their potential requirements with The Dyson Institute as early as possible in the admissions process to ensure that reasonable adjustments can be made both to the admissions process and to the work and study experience if successful.

Applicants with disabilities or additional support needs will be assessed against the same criteria as all other participants in the application process: their declared needs or any reasonable adjustments made to the assessment process will not impact the decisions made throughout the assessment process.

If you need a reasonable adjustments for any part of the application process, please send an e-mail to dysoninstitute@dyson.com with the nature of your request. Determinations of requests are made on a case-by-case basis.

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer.

Financial support

All applicants can request an amount towards the cost of their accommodation and travel expenses for their attendance at Assessment Days or Pre-Joining Events. You’ll receive more information about this when you receive your invitation.

Getting started in Higher Education

The Dyson Institute offers both offer holders and new starters a series of activities and initiatives to ease your transition into Higher Education and the working environment. These include:

- A Physics Summer School, which forms part of the academic entry requirements for offer holders without Physics A Level
- Pre-joining event(s)
- Joining fund

To find out more about the above initiatives, click here.