Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE)

Support for maths and statistics

sigma, the national network for cross-university mathematics and statistics support in England, will receive more than £800,000 from HEFCE. Read more ...

Trends in young participation

New HEFCE data show how higher education participation has changed over time and by region. Read more ...

Guide to funding

An introduction to how HEFCE funds universities and controls student numbers. Read more ...

Social science training

Fifteen universities receive £19.5 million to overhaul training in quantitative social science. Read more ...

Learning and technology

A Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) makes the best use of technology. Read more ...

About HEFCE

The Higher Education Funding Council for England promotes and funds high quality, cost-effective teaching and research, meeting the diverse needs of students, the economy and society.

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