‘Specialist Skills for the Global Automotive Industry’
MIRA Technology Institute (MTI) is a 24,500 sq. ft. bespoke global skills centre located in the Eastern sector of the MIRA Technology Park, funded through a £9.5m grant from the Leicester and Leicestershire LEP Growth Deal Fund with contributions from its partners, and is backed by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS).
MTI will deliver specialist skills and qualifications to industry leaders, engineers, technicians and other professionals working, or aspiring to work in the automotive sector, helping them to develop essential skills that are key to fuelling their career ambitions and their employer’s business success.
With an ambition to constantly seek to create learning opportunities in the cutting-edge technologies required to develop innovative and inspiring products, MTI’s aim is to improve transport in all of its forms for future generations.
MTI is a unique partnership led by North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College, along with HORIBA MIRA, Coventry University, Loughborough University and the University of Leicester. This collaboration means that MTI is able to provide students and businesses with a bespoke curriculum aimed at satisfying an ever-increasing need for specialist skills in the UK automotive sector, focussing particularly on disruptive technologies such as electrification and driverless cars.
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