Practical session in the active learning lab at the University of Liverpool

Engineering and Materials Education Research Group

Part of the Centre for Engineering Education

Enhancing and supporting engineering and materials science education at the University of Liverpool and nationally. The group works with lecturers and students on internal and national projects aimed at improving the educational experience.

If you would like more information about us or our projects then please contact us here.


1650 open educational resources (OERs) are available in CORE Materials. These videos, lecture notes, images & more have open, copyright-free licences so you can use them freely in your teaching or studies.

Into Engineering

Interested in studying engineering? Find out what to expect when studying engineering at university and take our quiz to find out if you’ve got what it takes to study engineering.

Materials Classroom

Experience the world of Materials Science through our selection of games, interactive learning resources and quizzes - suitable for primary school through to sixth form college.


More open educational resources (OERs) from engineering industries, charitable organisations and museums. These engineering, science and technology resources are copyright-free to help your teaching or studies.


Kritikos is a customised search engine for visual media relevant to Engineering education, aimed at reducing the time required to find useful resources for study and for teaching.

UK Centre for Materials Education

EMERG was formally the UK Centre for Materials Education. We maintain the front page of the website, as well as host legacy resources and educational materials there.