Value for money in higher education
Read the CIPD's submission to the Education Select Committee
In October, the Education Select Committee invited written submissions on graduate outcomes and the use of destination data; social justice in higher education; quality and effectiveness of teaching; and senior management pay in universities.
The CIPD’s response focused on the proportion of graduates in ‘graduate-level’ jobs 6 months after graduating; and the emphasis on future thinking and careers in universities.
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