Smarter Regions Smarter Britain: Boosting regional growth through universities
England at risk of adopting a 'back to the future' system with A Levels
million+ welcomes comments on Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission report
The report highlights the sharp variations in regional growth and calls on the government to adopt a new manifesto to boost the role of universities in the regions. The report provides a new assessment of the economic value of graduates who study and then work in the same region and outlines how a new stream of funding for translational research and measures to boost demand for highly skilled jobs and university-business collaboration would help drive growth in the regions.
28 November 2013
Research Report: Student Opportunity Funding: Why it counts
Social mobility, widening participation and fair access have rightly been passions of successive governments. For more than a decade this has been supported by specific funding streams, and this report looks at why those funding streams are important and how they help to widen access to higher education.
13 August 2014
million+ comments ahead of A-Level Results day
million+ is at the forefront of the political debate about the role and contribution of universities to the economy and society