Devolution 2.0

, Local Growth Consultant to HEFCE | 07 June 2016
Devolution 2.0

Universities may be taking their eye off the devolution ball as attention turns quickly to the wider and more direct changes in the market and structure of higher education. But devolution is also an ongoing process. Universities will need to stay alert if they are not to be caught offside by their peers.

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Universities as anchor institutions

, Regional Consultant, HEFCE | 16 March 2015

Whilst the role of universities in local economic growth is not a new story – during the 19th century many universities were established to accelerate regional growth and social prosperity – there is renewed emphasis on how universities and colleges can contribute to local economic growth story.

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