SAIC Motor UK graduates meeting

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SAIC Motor UK Technical Centre Limited (SMTC UK) was established in 2005 to enable SAIC Group to benefit from the wealth of highly skilled automotive engineering and design talent present in Europe. Now, as an integral part of the SAIC Motor Technical Centre based in Shanghai, China, SMTC UK is responsible for key phases of the engineering, research, design, and development programmes of new MG and Roewe products for Global markets.  SMTC UK has continued to expand, and now employs around 275 engineers and designers with a high degree of automotive experience drawn from all over the European motor industry.
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Each year the University of Bath holds a competition where students who have returned from their placement year create a poster illustrating their achievements from their year in industry. At the end of last year Will Burdett, who undertook his placement in the Advanced Engines team between 2017-2018, won 1st prize in the Engineering department placement poster competition.Read more…
#NAW2019 #BlazeATrail #Apprenticeships #SAICMotorUK #NationalApprenticeshipWeek SAIC Motor UK SMTCUK
We’re proud of all our team who choose to start their careers with us. During the U.K.’s National Apprenticeship Week we meet our apprentice Dan, who is blazing his own trail and bringing significant value to our business!Read more…
On February of this year we held our first Student Innovation Challenge in our Birmingham offices. Team Moose from Brunel University took home the winning prize with their Communication Display concept. Arranged by the Innovation team, SAICOLOGY was a competition for teams of university students to share ideas and evolve concepts to create a new automotive business model.Read more…
MG SAIC Advanced Design Studio - Birmingham
Earlier this year we announced the expansion of our SAIC Advanced Design teams at both of our U.K. studios in Birmingham and London. We are a well-established, but dynamic, international design team offering a unique opportunity to take a role of shaping future vehicle product design and brand vision.. Read more…
SAIC Motor UK Reception Area - Birmingham
Earlier this month we proudly opened our stylish new reception and creative hub at our head office in Birmingham. The reception area has now been transformed into a light, spacious and fresh space that is welcoming for both guests and employees alike. Read more…
SAIC Design Challenge 2018 - Finalists
On October 25th this year, the sixth ‘SAIC DESIGN CHALLENGE’ award closing ceremony was held at the SAIC Design Centre in Shanghai, China. As part of the global competitions highlight 20 final concepts were selected to be made into physical mock ups. The ceremony exhibited an array of innovative ideas of students from top design colleges across the globe and celebrated some of the brightest future talent within the industry. Read more…