Universities Scotland is the representative body of Scotland's 19 higher education institutions. We develop policy on behalf of the university sector and campaign publicly on higher education issues.
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Scotland's universities proud to produce graduates with the best record of professional level jobs in the UK
Data published today, 25 June 2015, by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) on Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education in the United Kingdom for the academic year 2013/14 showed that graduates from Scotland's 19 higher education institutions have the best record of professional level jobs in the UK. Read the full Universities Scotland news release
Vacancy: Senior Policy Officer (Research and Innovation)
Edinburgh, Full Time, permanent. We have a vacancy for a Senior Policy Officer in our team dealing with universities' research, innovation and knowledge exchange and health policy issues. This is a rare and developmental opportunity to work at the heart of Scottish higher education.For further information visit www.uukjobs.co.uk/vacancies.aspx.
Good governance remains the priority for Principals as a new bill on HE governance is introduced
As a new Bill on higher education governance is introduced to Holyrood today (Wednesday 17 June) university leaders said their priority would be working with politicians and stakeholders to ensure the final legislation passed by the Scottish Parliament is consistent with good governance with strong lines of accountability. Universities Scotland will give the Bill close scrutiny to ensure this. Read Universities Scotland's news release