Response to Hayward Review

22 June 2023

The final report of the Independent Review of Qualifications and Assessment was published today. The report, authored by Professor Louise Hayward, set...


08 June 2023

Scotland’s national agency for sport, sportscotland, has today announced that it will invest up to £1.45 million over the next two years to create a n...

Response to Withers Review

07 June 2023

The Independent Review of the Skills Delivery Landscape was published today. The Review, authored by the former Chief Executive of Scotland Food and D...

Comment on College Performance Indicators

31 May 2023

Commenting on the latest College Performance Indicators Report published by the Scottish Funding Council today (Wednesday, 31 May 2023), Shona Struthe...

Deep disappointment around college funding changes

02 May 2023

The Scottish Government has confirmed that £26 million announced for colleges in the 2023-24 Budget will no longer be coming to the college sector.&nb...

College Principals call on Scottish Government to Save 80 Vital Jobs

27 March 2023

College leaders are calling on the Scottish Government to intervene to save 80 mental health counselling jobs at risk of potential redundancy. The rol...

Comment on the College Regionalisation Report

21 March 2023

Shona Struthers, Chief Executive of Colleges Scotland welcomed the report by the Education, Children and Young people Committee published today (Tuesd...

Increasing Number of College Students in Scotland

28 February 2023

Figures released today (Tuesday, 28 February 2023) by the Scottish Funding Council show that activity in colleges is beginning to return to normal fol...

NUS Cost of Survival Report Launch

22 February 2023

NUS Scotland has today (Wednesday, 22 February 2023) launched a report at an online event on the findings of their big student survey into the cost of...

Minister in Stirling to discuss Green Skills

02 February 2023

Colleges Scotland and ESP welcomed the Minister for Green Skills, Circular Economy and Biodiversity, Lorna Slater MSP, to our offices in Stirling toda...

Comment on the Draft Scottish Budget 2023-24

16 December 2022

Thursday, 15 December 2022 The Draft Scottish Budget announced today (Thursday, 15 December 2022) gives colleges nearly a 4% increase to their revenu...

Record Number of Positive Destinations for College Leavers

13 December 2022

Commenting on the Scottish Funding Council’s College Leaver Destinations 2020-21 report published today (Tuesday, 13 December 2022), Shona Struthers,...


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