Welcome to the Universities Wales Weekly Wrap Up, keeping you up to date with all the latest developments across higher education in Wales.
92% of Welsh graduates are employed within six months of leaving higher education
Welsh universities' overall satisfaction rate is at 86% (NSS)
Welsh universities generated 10% of all UK graduate business start-ups
Research at Wales' universities has led to ground-breaking discoveries that have transformed our economy and society
‘Universities Wales welcomes the Welsh Government’s statement today on the draft budget for 2018/19 including the announcement of £30m ring-fenced funding for higher education estate. We look forward to seeing the detailed budget when it is published later this month … »
Welsh universities – committed to Widening Access Widening access is about increasing opportunities for people from a diverse range of backgrounds to higher education. Universities in Wales are committed to ensuring that everyone with the determination, skills and desire to access higher education should be … »
A university education is not necessarily something that people pursue in their country of residence. In 2011, worldwide, there were 3.7 million internationally mobile students. Wales is proving to be a very attractive destination to students, offering a unique, vibrant experience.
Spanning the length of the country, our universities offer a diverse range of locations and learning experiences – from world-class cities to breathtaking seaside locations.
Excited to hear what colleagues in FE have to share about the economic value of colleges in Wales https://t.co/aFfKXYmT0j
Universities are largest group of ERDF recipients, and Welsh HE sector receives higher proportion of SF than rest of UK. @PublicPolicyEx