By John T Green and Lisa Colledge – You can hear the personal perspective of Dr Malcolm Edwards, Head of the Planning and Resource Allocation Office at the University of Cambridge, by watching the case-study video, above. All researchers aspire to achieve international acclaim, and to make a difference, through innovation and excellent research. Research institutions drive their own success through the performance of these individuals, and through striving to attract excellent researchers and to retain their high flyers. They […]
Higher education in the UK, and beyond, appears to be experiencing a period of unprecedented change. Together, global trends and national policies are generating a debate that is increasingly focussed on the cost of higher education. Tuition fees, research grants and ROI are the issues of the day.
It’s time to widen the debate. Pearson is pleased to present a range of bold, new ideas about the future of higher education. Leading experts from around the world, including a few less-well known voices, set out their vision for the future.
There is disagreement at times about priorities, but together this diverse collection demonstrates the qualities of higher education and how it can drive both economic growth and better wellbeing in the future.