Of the total offers, 19 per cent were in courses related to science, technology, engineering and maths an 8.
What does STEM stand for?
STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths
This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
- Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
- Business, finance, etc.
See other definitions of STEM
We have 60 other meanings of STEM in our Acronym Attic
- Sustainable Transport in Europe and Links and Liaisons with America (2002-2004; collaborative project)
- System to Estimate Latitude & Longitude Astronomically
- Star Tracker for Economical Long Life Attitude Reference (NASA)
- Statin Therapies for Elevated Lipid Levels Compared Across Doses to Rosuvastatin
- Stellvertretend (German: assistant)
- Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope/Microscopy
- Scanning Tunneling Electron Microscope
- Scanning Tunneling Electron Microscopy
- Science and Technology Enterprise Management (Army Science and Technology)
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Medicine
- Secure Telephony Enabled Middlebox
- Shaped Tube Electrolytic Machining
- Short-Term Evangelical Mission
- Six Through Eight Mathematics (education)
- Soft Tissue Extensor Mechanism (orthopedics)
- Space, Time, Energy, Mass
- Special Telemetry-Equipped Missile
- Standard Evaluation Material (American Society of Cinematographers, DCI digital imaging test movie)
- Strategic Traffic Enforcement Measures (Canada)
Samples in periodicals archive:
In March of this year more than 65,000 students, teachers and families will descend on the ExCeL Exhibition and Conference Centre in London Docklands for the Big Bang Fair, the largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths for young people in the UK.
Mr Firth said: "This project aims to encourage a greater take up of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) by the school's students whilst also developing our staff and supporting new talent through links with local schools.
A Big Bang spokesman said: "The Big Bang is about careers and futures and highlighting the exciting possibilities that exist for young people with science, technology, engineering and maths backgrounds.
Billed as the UK's largest celebration of science and engineering for young people, the three-day event aimed to show how science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) subjects can be exciting - and help inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.
National Science & Engineering Week (NSEW) shines the spotlight each March on how science, technology, engineering and maths relate to our everyday lives and aims to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers.
The study, by thinktank Civitas, warns that an increasing proportion of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) courses are being taken up by people from outside the UK.
There is some work to be done within schools to encourage pupils to take up subjects in science, technology, engineering and maths and then go and work in these fields.