Student Stories

Welcome to the student stories section of our website. Here some of our students share their experiences of study at the UTC, discuss their different destinations and aspirations, and explain why they chose to join UTC Leeds.

Meet Naomi:

UTC Leeds Year 10 student Naomi knows where her future career lies: ‘From a young age I have been interested in drawing and designing. I want to go into either product design or architecture. UTC Leeds is just one step in making it happen. I want to go to university or get a degree through a job.’

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Meet Maisie:

Maisie joined UTC Leeds to give herself a head start: ‘The courses at UTC Leeds are better than elsewhere – I was particularly interested in the computing courses offered. I’m interested in both computing and engineering. I’d like to be an aerospace engineer.’ 

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Meet Harry:

Enter Seventeen-year-old Harry is exploring his interests at UTC Leeds: ‘I thought Engineering might be something I’d like to do at university, but I wanted to give it a trial run, so UTC seemed like a good choice.’text...

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Meet Igor:

Igor has his sights set on a career with global employer Google: ‘When I finish my studies, I would like to become a programmer. I’d like to go to work for a big company like Google.’ 

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Meet Katelyn:

Budding Engineer Katelyn joined UTC Leeds to get a head start for her career: ‘I joined UTC Leeds because I thought I would get a better education here, I’d heard recommendations from others. It was a fresh start and Engineering is what I want to go into.'

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