EPS Societies' Awards

Awards bannerThe College of Engineering and Physical Sciences celebrates the achievements of its 43 student groups with the annual EPS Societies’ Awards. We have a strong tradition of outstanding educational success; from public astronomy events to designing Formula Student cars, robotics to railways, journalism to diversity our societies do astonishing work not just in academia but also to promote careers opportunities, industrial visits, outreach guest speakers and, of course, social events. These Awards act as a reminder of the hard work and dedication undertaken by students to make the University a better, more vibrant place to study and play.

We had to do things differently this year due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak and we sadly couldn't hold our usual celebrations. Instead we took our ceremony online and invited the entire EPS Community to join us.

2020 Event

Watch the recording of our 2020 online Awards ceremony.

2020 Winners

Ultimately there could only be one winner for each award. Huge congratulations to them all!

2020 Shortlist

This year's shortlists were incredible! Read more about their achievements in our brochure.

2020 Nominees

A record-breaking 1,089 nominations were submitted for the Awards! Browse the list of all nominees.

Save the Date

We hope to be able to return to our normal celebrations in the Great Hall next year so pop the date in your diaries.

Members of the Year

Every society has someone who goes above and beyond. They do not go unnoticed and are officially named our Members of the Year.

Our Societies

There are currently 43 student societies in the College from astronomy to racing cars, hacking and coding, journalism to diversity.

Get Involved

Would you like to be involved in the organisation of or sponsor the EPS Societies' Awards? Email us to find out more.


An accessible version of the Awards brochure is available to download here.

The EPS Societies' Awards 2020 are generously supported by

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We are also pleased to acknowledge contributions to the Awards from some of our major University Industrial Partners: Rolls-Royce, Timet (UK) and Baowu China Steel  through their University Research and Technology Centres.