Lead Sponsor




London South Bank University has more than 120 years of experience of providing employment-focused and professionally accredited education programmes. The University is a dynamic institution, internationally renowned in particular in engineering, health and the built environment. It has a diverse multi-cultural population of about 20,000 students, of which 10% are international students. The University has strong links with employers in the UK and overseas, offering a range of internships for students and employment opportunities.

South Bank Engineering UTC will benefit from the University’s expertise in engineering education and its high-technology laboratories and workshops. The teachers of the University will support the UTC’s students in their projects and through the provision of mentoring and career guidance.



Employer Sponsors




Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Essentia designs, builds and maintains healthcare infrastructure. An essential part of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, it combines public sector values with commercial focus, innovative thinking and modern technology to create the best patient experience. Essentia runs an award-winning apprenticeship scheme and is committed to recruiting and developing talented people with specialist skills.

Guy’s and St Thomas’ is one of the largest hospital trusts in the country, with about 13,650 staff, an annual turnover of more than £1.3 billion and more than 2 million patient contacts a year. Its hospitals have been at the forefront of medical progress and innovation since it was founded almost 900 years ago.



King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

King’s College is a leader in specialist knowledge and expertise in medical engineering and supports NHS hospitals and organisations across the country and overseas in this field. King’s College offers a range of career opportunities including apprenticeships and medical engineering degree courses to shape the future of medical engineering.




Skanska is one of the world’s leading project development and construction companies – a business that actively seeks to make a positive contribution to society. At the heart of Skanska are its 57,000 employees. By combining its skills and experience in construction and infrastructure development, Skanska has become a UK leader in delivering construction and engineering projects in healthcare, education, defence, transportation and municipal services, creating numerous apprenticeships and employment opportunities for young people.




Purico Group Limited is a multi-national company with factories in the US, Mexico, UK, Germany and China. It is an industrial manufacturing group with a focus on high technology and innovation. Purico is also a world leader in plating on plastics for the automotive sector. It offers scholarships, internships and employment opportunities in engineering and innovation.


"This UTC offers outstanding learning opportunities for young people in Lambeth and beyond."