Working to Widen Access
Universities set out 15 actions which create the potential for a big step forward in widening access.
Universities reach new agreement on a common set of commitments to support staff and students to spin-out companies.
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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Post study work for international students
There is a broad consensus among universities, colleges and businesses that the reintroduction of a more competitive post study work visa for international students would be of huge social, economic and educational benefit to Scotland.
Five Point Plan for Innovation
Universities have developed a set of actions – a five point plan – to take in partnership with business and support agencies to support the Scottish Government’s ambition that Scotland should become a world-leading entrepreneurial and innovation nation.