Education Forum and Education IT Forum Education Forum and Education IT Forum Education Forum and Education IT Forum Education Forum and Education IT Forum Education Forum and Education IT Forum

Posts Tagged :

University

Universities to face fines if they fail to protect students’ interests

960 640 Stuart O'Brien

Universities that fail to deliver in the best interests of students could now face financial penalties of up to £500,000 as the final suite of powers for the sector regulator…

read more

GUEST BLOG: University drop-out rates rise for the third consecutive year – Is it always the right choice?

960 640 Stuart O'Brien

Claire Granados, Principal at Quest Professional – a business college focused on equipping A-level and university leavers with the business acumen, employability and interview skills required to fast-track aspiring students…

read more

£9,000 a year for university ‘not good value for money’, say students

960 640 Stuart O'Brien

Few students attending English and Welsh universities feel that £9,000 a year is good value for money when it comes to their degrees. A newly published YouGov Omnibus survey has…

read more

GUEST BLOG: Attract the best undergraduates to your university

960 640 Stuart O'Brien

By Where The Trade Buys Are you looking to increase your university’s UCAS application numbers? According to the latest statistics, studying for the majority of students stands at £9,250 for…

read more

‘Tackling Uni drop-outs is vital,’ says SMF

900 580 Stuart O'Brien

A new report by the Social Market Foundation (SMF) has revealed that the national drop-out rate of students across England rose from 6.6 per cent in 2011-2012 to 7.4 per…

read more

Universities failing to prepare graduates for the world of work, new research suggests…

800 450 Jack Wynn

Canvas, the global virtual learning environment (VLE) for academic institutions and companies, has revealed as part of its recent study that just 30 per cent of current undergraduates believe they are getting their money’s worth from…

read more

Success at GCSE ‘key’ to obtaining predicted A level grades, UCAS claims…

800 450 Jack Wynn

New analysis compiled by UCAS has found that the GCSE results obtained by university applicants, in addition to the mix of A level subjects students decide to study, are key factors…

read more