Welcome to the Science & Technology Facilities Council Hub

The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) is a place where curiosity-driven, blue-skies thinking meets practical, application-led science and engineering. STFC is home to an incredibly diverse array of research, technology and engineering projects – and each one promises to fire the imagination. Read more »

Typically recruits

  • Aerospace
  • Chemical/Process
  • Civil/Building
  • Computing/Technology
  • Electronic & Electrical
  • Materials & Minerals
  • Mechanical/Manufacturing
  • Sciences/Maths
Placements / Internships

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Graduate Opportunities

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The UK invests around £460 million a year in science and technology research.
STFC is one of Europes largest multi-disciplinary research organisations.
We were founded in April 2007.
STFC employs 1,700 people.
3,600 people access the UK science facilities.
Over 4,000 students have Followed us on Gradcracker.
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Kai Souchon-Parow

Graduate Millimetre Wave Engineer (RAL Space)

"Working at STFC is challenging and interesting – everyday we are pushing the edges of research and development."

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Matt Capstick

Mechanical Graduate Engineer (ISIS)

"At STFC there is the potential for working on a wide range of projects in interesting and exciting fields as well as working on projects which will eventually have cutting edge theoretical and practical implications."

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UK celebrates 5 years of successfully bringing space technology...

2 December 2015 Since 2010 over 50 new space technology start-ups have launched in the UK and then rocketed to become thriving, growing businesses thanks to the support of the European Space Agency’s Business Incubation Centre (ESA BIC Harwell) which opened in Oxfordshire five years ago today. The first business incubation centre supported by ESA in the UK, its sole mission is to enable small, budding businesses and entrepreneurs translate their brilliant ideas on how they can use space...

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Year of Engineering

2018 is the Year of Engineering, and organisations around the UK are working together to highlight this extraordinary field.

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