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27.04.16

Academy 'compulsion is sticking point' for Tory MPs

Education Secretary Nicky Morgan has defended her plans for all schools in England to be required to become academies. But unconvinced backbench Conservative MPs want the element of compulsion to be dropped before giving it their approval. ...

27.04.16

Oxford college launches pilot scheme to recruit disadvantaged students

An Oxford University college is piloting a scheme to recruit students from disadvantaged backgrounds – and discover potential graduates who would not otherwise win admission. The scheme launched by Lady Margaret Hall (LMH) is based on...

27.04.16

Eight City firms make workplace gender equality employer power list

The 2016 ‘Top 50 Employers for Women list’ has been unveiled with eight City law firms making this year’s cut. In recognition of organisations that strive to create workplace gender equality, the list features corporate pl...

27.04.16

EU referendum: Remain campaigners seek to enlist student unions

Campaigners for Britain to remain in the EU are turning to student unions for help, asking them to attempt to mobilise their members in a turnout drive that could swing the overall result. The Labour MP Alan Johnson has written to every stu...

27.04.16

St George's, Imperial and Cambridge have the highest graduate prospects

St George’s, University of London has been revealed as the university with the highest graduate prospects. According to The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2016, 93.4% of those who graduated from St George's, Universi...