Newcastle University will be part of a new training partnership (CTP) between Procter & Gamble Technical Centres Limited and the BBSRC (Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council). BISCOP (Bioscience for Sustainable Consumer Products) CTP will create an inclusive, collaborative environment for high quality doctoral training that will prepare over 30 PhD students […]

Diversity and inclusion initiatives (D&I) are generating apathy and cynicism in financial services, according to a new report from The Inclusion Initiative at LSE. The study involved interviews with 35 senior leaders in Singapore, most of whom have senior management oversight of international operations.  They included, amongst others, representatives from […]

Jill Manthorpe, Professor of Social Work at King’s, has been appointed by the Migration Advisory Committee to advise on its adult social care commission. Jill Manthorpe is one of four experts appointed by the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) to advise on the Committee’s current adult social care commission. The appointment follows a […]

During Their Royal Highnesses’ first time in Derry~Londonderry, The Duke and Duchess are visiting Ulster University’s Magee Campus. Earlier this year, Their Royal Highnesses spoke to nursing students from the University via video call and heard more about their experiences of studying during the pandemic, and of undertaking placements on the frontline […]

An outdoor learning hub, which will present outstanding opportunities for the local community, teachers and people across Scotland to come together in natural environments, is to be built at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh. The new Outdoor Learning Hub will support sustainable access to the natural world for the University’s staff and students, local community […]

Hertfordshire Business School has been awarded the Small Business Charter in recognition of its commitment to supporting the small business community, student entrepreneurship, and the local economy. The University of Hertfordshire has a history of engaging with the local business community. The assessors noted that involvement of small business in […]

Manchester Metropolitan University is a public university located in Manchester, England. The university traces its origins to the Manchester Mechanics Institute and the Manchester School of Design, which formed Manchester Polytechnic in 1970. Manchester Polytechnic then gained university status under the government’s Further and Higher Education Act, becoming the Manchester […]