Specialist Skills for the Global Automotive Industry
MIRA Technology Institute (MTI) is a 24,500 sq. ft. bespoke global centre for skills on the grounds of the MIRA Technology Park, funded through a £9.5m grant from the Leicester and Leicestershire Local Enterprise Partnership (LLEP) Local Growth 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 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 businesses and individuals 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.
Learn more about our partners here.