Mach 2020 - 20-24 April

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Student/Apprentice/Family visits to MACH 2021

MACH 2021 welcomes students from Year 7 upwards.   Please note that student groups will be booked on a first come, first served basis, and groups will be allocated with an arrival time based on their school proximity to the venue.  Where possible we will allocate your preferred dates for visiting.

Registration for Schools, students and families is now open, you can Register Here to attend.

There is an option to book as a family as well, partway through the booking form.  If you have any queries please contact

Guided Student Tours

At MACH we offer guided tours of the exhibition halls, led by apprentices and graduates working in the industry.  This provides students a unique opportunity to interact with role models from industry whilst finding out valuable careers advice.  The guided tours include exhibits in the E&D Zone and also a wide range of stands around the entire exhibition, varying from presentations to hands-on activities.

Please note, for Health & Safety reasons, students aged 11-16 (Years 7-11) must be escorted round the halls on a guided tour.  Tour groups can vary from 6-12 students per group, and each group must have a responsible teacher/adult from the school.  Guided tours are not mandatory for students aged 17 (Year 12) upwards, however you are still welcome to request one at the time of booking.  Tour slots are allocated on a first come, first served basis. 

For more information please contact

Student Activities


Parents/Guardians welcome!

Young visitorStudents considering a career in engineering are more than welcome to attend with a parent or guardian; for safety reasons, however, child transport vehicles and babes-in-arms are not permitted on the show floor.

MACH features a wide variety of live, working industrial machinery; children must be accompanied by a responsible adult at all times.


Kindly Sponsored By:

Sandvik  We are delighted to announce that once again Sandvik Coromant are the headline sponsor for the Education and Development Zone. It is vital that we continue to attract young people into the industry and Sandvik's support for the Education and Training Zone at MACH 2021 will enable us showcase the wonderful range of careers that are available within engineering based manufacturing.

The Sandvik Apprentices will also be on-hand during the show sharing their experiences of working in the industry so please visit their stand and find out what you could be doing to shape the future of engineering.

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