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legal education

We’ve submitted written evidence to the Scottish Parliament’s Justice Committee to inform their inquiry into legal education.

exam results

We’re delighted that a record number of Scottish students have secured a place at university this year.

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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It has never been easier for business to innovate with universities. Universities have worked hard over the past two years to deliver a five-point plan for greater innovation in Scotland. This includes engagement with the business community and more enterprising and entrepreneurial students with mind-set to start their own ventures. #business-minded


the real value of T

The Teaching Grant, or ‘T’ grant, is the funding that higher education institutions receive to provide an undergraduate education to every Scottish and EU domiciled student. The Teaching Grant enables dedicated and committed staff, in a variety of different roles, to make the student experience what it is. That’s the real value of the university Teaching Grant.

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