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Navigating the way to fair access goals
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31 Jan 2024

The latest report from the Commissioner for Fair Access calls for more detailed data and online signposting of resources.

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Mapping digital skills
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18 Jan 2024

The Scottish Funding Council’s Regional Tertiary Pathfinder programme has supported the development of an interactive map of digital skills courses in the South of Scotland.

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Long term funding for tech hubs
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17 Jan 2024

New approach to innovation funding will support future knowledge-led growth.

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Financial sustainability of colleges and universities
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04 Jan 2024

SFC has published two reports that provide an aggregate picture of the financial health of Scotland’s colleges and universities respectively.

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SFC Board appointments
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13 Dec 2023

Appointments to the SFC Board were announced by the Higher and Further Education Minister, Graeme Dey.

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REF date moved to 2029
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07 Dec 2023

The UK funding bodies have announced a 12 month postponement in the next Research Excellence Framework.

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Leading the way
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04 Dec 2023

Twelve Scottish colleges and universities were amongst the finalists at the 2023 Green Gown Awards.

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College satisfaction rates continue to grow
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29 Nov 2023

Nine out of 10 full-time students satisfied with their experience at a Scottish college.

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Pandemic effects tracked in new report
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28 Nov 2023

The consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic continue to be revealed in SFC college leaver statistics.

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