Scottish universities’ recent record on widening access puts them a long way off the Scottish government’s ambitious targets. Lucy Hunter Blackburn has broken down the data.
The prospect of Scottish universities participating in TEF presents fundamental questions about the nature of devolved jurisdiction. Vicky Gunn takes a look at ‘devolved-yet-not-independent’ paradox.
The University of Stirling’s Colin Campbell looks at the HE funding and policy challenges in Scotland, which are perhaps more acute than they might first appear from the outside.