Students at Engineering Gala dinner


The Gala Dinner is a networking event created by students within the University  of  Strathclyde  with  the support  of  the  Engineering  Faculty.  The event is in  the  form  of  an  evening  dinner.  This year’s Gala takes place on Monday 23rd  October  2017 in  the  Hilton  Glasgow  Hotel. Gala 2017 will involve Strathclyde's engineering students, senior engineering faculty staff, alumni, and key industrial contacts in engineering and  associated  professions  who  are  looking  to  recruit  students  from  one  of  the  best engineering universities in the UK.

 How can your company become involved?

There is an opportunity for your company to be a sponsor of this unique event at a cost of £500 (plus VAT) Per table. This includes:

  • Three places at the dinner for your personnel. We anticipate having 40 tables (10 people per table) and aim that your table will seat 7 students along with your personnel.
  • A half page advertisement in the Gala 2017 programme for your company.
  • The opportunity to specify the discipline(s) of students seated at your table.
  • A mechanism for the distribution of company literature amongst attending students.
  • The opportunity for  your  representatives  to  network  with  students  of  every  engineering discipline both before and after the dinner portion of the event.

If your enterprise falls into the category of a small or medium sized enterprise (SME), there is an opportunityfor your company to be a sponsor at a cost of £310 (plus VAT).

To reserve your company's table, or for any further information, please contact Matthew McDonald, Gala 2017 Sponsorship Co-ordinator, by e-mail: