Engineering UTC Northern Lincolnshire

Carlton Street, Scunthorpe, DN15 6TA

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About us

The Engineering UTC Northern Lincolnshire, is one of 50 University Technical Colleges (UTCs) across the country, purpose-built to prepare young people for the world of work. The ENL UTC, delivers an innovative concept of education for 13-19 year olds that combines technical, practical and academic learning. By doing so, our students are able to gain much more than the traditional GCSE and A Level qualifications that enables them to get ahead of the competition by developing the ‘character’ to succeed in their chosen career path.

***Covid-19 Update***

There will be no effect on your application to Engineering UTC Northern Lincolnshire

If you have any concerns about the government decision to cancel GCSE examinations in the summer, please do not worry.

We are working closely with the Department for Education to ensure all of our current and future students are on the correct courses and wholly supported through this period.

We have created a Microsoft Teams group for our future sixth form students, where we can get information to you quickly as well as sharing projects and resources with you. If you would like to access this support, please contact

Please stay safe, and we look forward to seeing you soon.

Student support

We are non-selective but we are not for everyone. Alongside the traditional GCSE and A-Level curriculum, our students have the unique opportunity to study challenging technical qualifications that provide them with the invaluable skills employers are looking for in their future workforce. From the age of 13, our students are in a mature environment developed specifically to prepare young individuals for a broad range of career opportunities.

What makes us different?

Working alongside some of the regions leading employers, our hands-on curriculum provides exciting projects for our students to work on, alongside of masterclasses and on-site opportunities that allow them first-hand experience of the exciting career paths available. Nowhere else provides young individuals with the chance to develop invaluable skills from expert staff and through unique employer-led projects from the age of 13.

ENL UTC students build knowledge and understanding of the working world through…

  • Contributing and participating in industry-inspired projects
  • Visiting employer partners to gain firsthand experience from the experts
  • Partnering with the engineering faculty at the University of Hull
  • Working with mentors from both industry and education
  • Students develop invaluable employability skills

Working towards and achieving their Humber LEP Employability Passport

  • Building a record of academic and professional achievement
  • Leading and taking part in a variety of enrichment activities
  • Receiving the very best in careers education from expert staff and industry partners


The ENL UTC has a dedicated car park onsite, located in front of the Visitors Reception. This can be accessed via Carlton Street, through our entrance which is clearly signposted.

In the event that our car park is full, please use the pay and display facilities which are located next door to the UTC building.

Scunthorpe train station is located on Station Road, a 12 minute walk away from the ENL UTC building. Scunthorpe has connections to two main stations, Cleethorpes and Doncaster. The stops to and from these destinations are as follows:

Doncaster > Kirk Sandall > Hatfield & Stainforth > Thorne South > Crowle > Althorpe > Scunthorpe

Cleethorpes > Grimsby Town > Barnetby Town > Scunthorpe

The train times for arriving and departing Scunthorpe between Monday to Friday are:

Doncaster – 08.00, 08.21, 15.48, 16.08 and 16.48

Cleethorpes – 08.08, 16.03 and 17.03

If you are looking to travel by train you can find further information regarding season tickets.

Additional information

Our curriculum enables students to develop highly sought after skills:

  • Self-management and organisation
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Business and customer awareness
  • Problem-solving and resilience
  • Communication and literacy
  • Enquiry and analysis
  • Technological confidence and technical skills through the application of numeracy and IT