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Comment on the Resource Spending Review

31 May 2022

The Resource Spending Review announced today by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and the Economy puts Scotland’s 26 colleges in a challenging positio...

Comment on SFC’s Report on Widening Access

17 May 2022

The Scottish Funding Council has published its annual Widening Access 2019-20 report today (Tuesday, 17 May 2022). The report shows an overall increas...

Scottish Students Make Team UK for WorldSkills

12 May 2022

Five Scottish students have been selected for Team UK to take part in WorldSkills – the Olympics for skills – later on this year in China. The Scots...

Comment on SFC’s Higher Education Students and Qualifiers Report

04 May 2022

Commenting on the Scottish Funding Council’s Higher Education Students and Qualifiers 2020-21 Report published today (Wednesday, 4 May 2022), Shona St...

Comment on SFC College Performance Indicators Report

27 April 2022

Commenting on the Scottish Funding Council's College Performance Indicators Report, Shona Struthers, Chief Executive of Colleges Scotland, said: “Scot...

New report shows impact of the pandemic

07 April 2022

A new report from the Scottish Government has shown the wide impact of the pandemic on students at colleges and universities, and community learning....

Launch of College Employers Scotland

31 March 2022

In an exciting change for the Colleges Scotland Employers’ Association, the organisation has rebranded and is now known as College Employers Scotland....

Scotland’s colleges are key to skills-led national economic recovery

16 March 2022

By Dr Waiyin Hatton, Chair, Colleges Scotland. Last year, listening to Nicola Sturgeon deliver her Programme for Government, I cheered inside whe...

Comment on the Muir Report

10 March 2022

Shona Struthers, Chief Executive of Colleges Scotland said:“In our original submission to Holyrood we emphasised the need for a change in culture as w...

International Women's Day

08 March 2022

By Shona Struthers, Chief Executive of Colleges Scotland Scotland’s colleges are providing increased opportunities to unlock the potential of women...

Entrepreneur celebrates start of Scottish Apprenticeship Week

07 March 2022

One of Scotland’s best-known business leaders says starting out as an apprentice was the key to his global success. Lord Willie Haughey insists he is...

Scotland’s students deserve additional funding to support mental health

04 March 2022

by Jon Vincent, Principal, Glasgow Clyde College and Lead Principal for Mental Health on behalf of Scotland’s College Principals' Group Mental h...


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