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GuildHE/CREST Media Release: New CREST Director announced

GuildHE has today announced that Prof Kerstin Mey, Director of Research and Enterprise at the University for the Creative Arts, will become the second Director of the Consortium for Research Excellence, Support and Training (CREST). Prof Mey will take over the post...

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HEFCE Consultation on risk-based quality assurance

The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) today launched a consultation on a more risk-based approach to quality assurance of higher education.GuildHE CEO, Andy Westwood, said:“One of the great features of quality assurance for higher education in this...

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HEFCW allocations 2012-13

30 March 2012The Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW) today announced its funding allocations for the 2012-13 academic year.GuildHE CEO, Andy Westwood, said:“We echo Glyndwr University’s response to today's announcement from HEFCW. This is disappointing...

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HEFCE funding allocations 2012-13

The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) today announced its funding allocations for the 2012-13 academic year.GuildHE CEO, Andy Westwood, said:“GuildHE welcomes HEFCE’s efforts at smoothing the transition from the old to the new system of higher...

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UCAS Admissions Process Review

UCAS today published the findings from its Admissions Process Review. In it, UCAS rejects implementing a post-results applications system (PQA). GuildHE CEO, Andy Westwood, said:“A post qualifications application system has been a good idea for a long time, but we are...

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Wilson Review

Commenting on today’s publication of the Wilson Review, GuildHE CEO, Andy Westwood, said: “GuildHE welcomes Tim Wilson's Review into university and business collaboration. He describes a sector that works closely with business and provides many detailed examples of...

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UCAS figures – January 2012

The Universities and Colleges Admissions Service (UCAS) today released figures showing applications to higher education courses at UK higher and further education institutions at 15 January 2012.

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