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Agency says overseas accounts degree not recognised

21 Mar at 9 AM

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An education agency says the UK’s most popular study abroad degree is not recognised by authorities or employers in some of the students’ home countries. The Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) report claims that Oxford Brookes University’s accounting degrees are not recognised in countries that include Australia, South...

Report warns of crucial technology graduate shortage

2 Oct at 11 AM

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A study just released by the national engineering academy says there is a crucial shortage of technology graduates in the UK. The Royal Academy of Engineering says the number of so called STEM students (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) graduating in the country every year is only about half of the amount needed. The...

Scottish universities say not many clearing places

7 Aug at 2 PM

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Universities in Scotland have warned potential students there are not many places available on this year’s clearing system. University admissions departments have said the number of applications will probably far exceed the number of existing places. UCAS is the universities’ admissions administrator that organises the so-called...