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College enrolments rise for a second year
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12 Mar 2024

According to a new SFC report there were 248,907 college enrolments in 2022-23 with almost one in five 18 and 19 year olds attending college full time.

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Understanding the art of blending
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29 Feb 2024

A new joint report from Scotland’s quality agencies lays the foundations for providing the most effective and inclusive mix of digital and traditional learning.

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Green investment at a critical time
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28 Feb 2024

Biodiversity and commuter emissions are on the agenda for EAUC’s 2024-25 programme of SFC-backed initiatives.

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World Gaelic Week – supporting Gaelic immersion
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22 Feb 2024

For World Gaelic Week 2024 we are looking at the impact of SFC funding on Gaelic in Scotland and focussing on the University of Glasgow’s Gaelic with Immersion programme.

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Celebrating innovation
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16 Feb 2024

The finalists have been chosen for this year’s Scottish Knowledge Exchange Awards.

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Fair access boost in UCAS figures
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15 Feb 2024

The latest university application figures show continuing demand for places from school leavers including those from deprived areas.

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Aiming high in study and sport
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08 Feb 2024

A funding commitment from SFC and sportscotland has secured the continuation of the groundbreaking winning students programme until 2028.

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Research funding boost
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07 Feb 2024

Scottish universities receive additional research funding

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Company challenge
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02 Feb 2024

A university focussed company creation initiative backed by SFC is offering up to £280,000 to turn innovators’ dreams into reality.

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