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Beyond Known Unknowns: a further exploration of the demand for higher level skills from businesses
Abstract
The second of two reports investigating the nature and extent of demand for higher level skills trai...
Author(s)
Kewin,J. | Bowes,L. | Hughes,T
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE | Employer demand and requirements | HE/business links
Date
01/01/2008
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Trans-national education and higher education institutions: exploring patterns of HE institutional activity
Abstract
This is a report of a study of transnational education offered by higher education institutions in t...
Author(s)
Drew,S. | McCaig,C. | Marsden,D. | Haughton,P. | McBride,J. | McBride,D. | Willis,B. | Wolstenholme,C
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Transnational education
Date
01/01/2008
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Experimental third stream strategic development fund projects (Study B)
Abstract
This report covers the evaluation of experimental projects exploring activities in knowledge exchang...
Author(s)
Quotec Limited
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Research
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | Exploitation of research
Date
01/01/2008
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A changing world: the internationalisation experiences of staff and students (home and international) in UK higher education
Abstract
An exploration of how staff and students view internationalisation and an investigation of how an in...
Author(s)
Hyland,F. | Trahar,S. | Anderson,J. | Dickens,A
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Global competition
Date
01/01/2008
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British Indian and Chinese student, graduate and academic international entrepreneurship
Abstract
This is the report of a study on the international entrepreneurial ambitions and activities of highe...
Author(s)
Mascarenhas-Keyes,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
International | HE/business links
Date
01/01/2008
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Stepping higher. Workforce development through employer-higher education partnership
Abstract
This is the report of a study on the fostering of workforce development through partnerships between...
Author(s)
Confederation of British Industry
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/2008
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Known unknowns: the demand for higher level skills from businesses
Abstract
An investigation into the nature and extent of demand by businesses for training for higher level sk...
Author(s)
Kewin,J. | Casey,P. | Smith,R
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE | Employer demand and requirements | HE/business links
Date
01/01/2008
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Graduate economies in Britain: a local and regional analysis
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This report provides baseline evidence on the performance of local and regional graduate economies a...
Author(s)
Frost,M. | Hepworth,M
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Economic impact of HE | Devolved HE: regional perspectives
Date
01/01/2008
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Best procedure project: Entrepreneurship in higher education, especially in non-business studies. Final report of the expert group
Abstract
This is a report of an investigation of programmes and activities aimed at fostering entrepreneurial...
Author(s)
European Commission
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | International
Date
01/01/2008
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Influence through collaboration: employer demand for higher learning and engagement with higher education. Summary report
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This report focuses on employer demand for higher level skills and how employers’ needs can be met...
Author(s)
Connor,H. | Hirsh,W
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/2008
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Globalization of higher education and cross-border student mobility
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This paper provides an account of the globalization of higher education through cross-border student...
Author(s)
Varghese,N
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Global competition | Transnational education
Date
01/01/2008
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The Bologna Process and the UK's international student market
Abstract
This paper draws on several studies to assess the implications of the Bologna Process and resultant ...
Author(s)
Cemmell,J. | Bekhradnia,B
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Bologna Process
Date
01/01/2008
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Metrics for the evaluation of knowledge transfer activities at universities
Abstract
Study developing a set of robust metrics for the evaluation of knowledge transfer activities at UK u...
Author(s)
Holi,M. | Wickramasinghe,R
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Research
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | Exploitation of research
Date
01/01/2008
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Scottish university spin-out study
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This is a report on a study of the challenges faced by Scottish university spin-outs.
Author(s)
Targeting Innovation Ltd
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Research
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links | Exploitation of research
Date
01/01/2008
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Sustainable Foundation Degrees: a case study of Northamptonshire
Abstract
Exploration of private sector employer attitudes to foundation degrees finds low levels of awareness...
Author(s)
Matthews,H. | Maynard,M. | Kraftl,P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2007
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Demand for foundation degrees and engaging employers in the East Midlands
Abstract
The study found a range of factors impact on the uptake and success of Foundation degree programmes ...
Author(s)
Raddon,A. | Quinn,M. | Braham,J. | Smoothly,L
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Foundation degree
Date
01/01/2007
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Sustainable Foundation Degrees: a case study of Northamptonshire
Abstract
Exploration of private sector employer attitudes to foundation degrees finds low levels of awareness...
Author(s)
Matthews,H. | Maynard,M. | Kraftl,P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | HE/business links
Date
01/01/2007
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Global value -The value of UK education and training exports: an update
Abstract
The study focuses on the value of education and training exports to the UK in the academic years 200...
Author(s)
Lenton,P
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE
Date
01/01/2007
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Skills in England 2007. Volume 1: Key messages
Abstract
‘Key Messages’ sets out the main findings and broad policy implications of this annual review of ski...
Author(s)
Learning and Skills Council
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements
Date
01/01/2007
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The economic impact of London's international students
Abstract
Report estimating the contribution international students make to the London’s economy in terms of f...
Author(s)
Oxford Economics
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Economic impact of HE | International
Date
01/01/2007
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