Higher Education

To infinity and beyond the Higgs Boson

This month’s A Level results showed a significant rise in the number of people choosing to study science and maths. Entries for chemistry alone were up over nine per cent from last year – that’s over 4000 extra students. This … Continue reading

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Waiting for results

  Good luck to all those waiting for A-Level results tomorrow after many years of hardwork. I know how anxious a time it can be, but the majority of those holding an offer from a university are likely to achieve … Continue reading

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Heading up the new student finance taskforce

Martin Lewis

For 20 years we have educated our youth into debt when they go to university, but never about debt. That is a national disgrace we should hang our heads in shame over – but we need to change, and change quickly … Continue reading

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Business and big ideas.

Mark Prisk

For my first post on the BIS blog, I want to give you an insight into my work yesterday, speaking with local businesses and civic leaders in the South of England and visiting Reading University during Universities Week. In Portsmouth … Continue reading

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