Event Details

Single School Events

MCS Projects Ltd offer single school Science and Technology Challenge Days. Events can be tailored to the requirements of each individual school. An outline of the costs is as follows…

Full day event – This can be held for up to 96 students. It includes all four activities and a Q&A session about University – £1,800 + VAT.

Single activity – A school chooses one of the activities such as robotics or EFIT, and it is held on three different sessions for groups of 24 students – £900 + VAT.

Mixed School Events

MCS Projects Ltd also arrange mixed school Science & Technology Challenge Days across the country. The overall winning teams from each of these events compete in Challenge Finals. In 2017, the Finals were hosted by the Universities of Manchester, Sheffield and Queen Mary, University of London.

The cost to send a group of 12 students to an event is £366 + VAT.

Below are the events that are currently planned for 2018/19. You can expand the sections to see the individual dates and use the map to see at a glance if there are any in your area. Information about the event and a list of participating schools can be downloaded using the individual small-download-icon icons. If you would like your school to participate you can find our details on the contact page.

London & The South

Tue 5th June 2018
North East London
University of East London

Mon 2nd July 2018
South West London
St Mary’s University, Twickenham

Wed 4th July 2018
West London
West Thames College

Thu 5th July 2018
East London
Havering Sixth Form College

Fri 6th July 2018
South East London
Shooters Hill College

Mon 9th July 2018
Sewell Park Academy

Tue 10th July 2018
Bracknell and Wokingham College

Thu 12th July 2018
University of Greenwich, Medway Campus

Mon 16th July 2018
North West London
Middlesex University

Tue 17th July 2018
North London
Middlesex University


Mon 11th June 2018
De Montfort University

Fri 15th June 2018
Shropshire and Powys
Shrewsbury College

Fri 29th June 2018
Bishop Grosseteste University

Wed 11th July 2018
University of Chester

Fri 13th July 2018
Stoke on Trent College

Mon 16th July 2018
Vision West Nottinghamshire College

North & North East

Mon 21st May 2018
York and North Yorkshire
University of York

Tue 5th June 2018
University of Huddersfield

Wed 6th June 2018
Tyne and Wear
University of Sunderland

Tue 26th June 2018
New College Durham

Wed 27th June 2018
Teesside University

Thu 28th June 2018
Sheffield and Rotherham
Sheffield Hallam University

Wed 4th July 2018
Leeds and Bradford
Leeds City College

North West

Wed 23rd May 2018
Merseyside 1
Liverpool John Moores University

Thu 24th May 2018
Merseyside 2
Liverpool John Moores University

Mon 2nd July 2018
Preston’s College

Mon 9th July 2018
Holy Cross College

Tue 10th July 2018
University of Manchester

Thu 12th July 2018
Bolton and Rochdale
University of Bolton