Best Teaching for Undergraduates

Excellence in teaching is characterised by:

  • Enthusiasm
  • Use of original and accesible teaching methods
  • Clarity of learning objectives.

The Student Academic Choice Award for Best Teaching for Undergraduates will only accept nominations from currently-studying Undergraduates.

2017: The winner is...

Silvestre Pinho

Professor Silvestre Pinho, Department of Aeronautics

All in all, Professor Pinho's clear and flexible methods are combined with a hint of humour and show great commitment in teaching, that, I believe perfectly represents the picture of Imperial College we are proud of: modern, professional teaching from a cutting-edge researcher.

Past Winners



Tim Horbury Steve Cook
2016: Professor Tim Horbury, Department of Physics 2015: Dr Steve Cook, Department of Life Sciences
2014 UGT Winner SACAs Generic small
2014: Professor Omar Matar, Department of Chemical Engineering 2013: Dr Alastair Donaldson, Department of Computing

Videos about Shortlistees

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