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UK universities could reduce energy bills by £146m a year if they upgrade outdated energy systems, according to new research released by Centrica Business Solutions.

The saving, which amounts to £2.19bn over a typical 15-year energy contract, is identified in a new study that aims to assess the economic opportunity of public sector organisations adopting green technology.

Cyber security is rated as one of the top concerns for organisations worldwide.  As a global leader in the security technology industry, Gallagher is working with Universities all over the world to help them mitigate risk and secure their systems against potential attacks.

James Lyne, Head of R&D at SANS Institute, writes about the complexity of cyber security and the government's Cyber Discovery programme…

The British education system is revered all over the world, with the standard of teaching and breadth of curriculum earning global admiration.

Four of the country’s universities currently reside in the top ten in the world rankings and it is female students in particular who are making the most of this respected higher education structure – they are more than a third more likely to go to university than boys.

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Thursday 08 September 2016

Universities across the UK that are unable to cope with the pressure of accommodating students may be putting their students' success at risk, according to research carried out by the Student Village Company.

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Tuesday 23 August 2016

The Skills Commission is embarking on its next major project into the Further Education (FE) sector and is calling for evidence to its ‘Leading innovation in further education and skills’ inquiry.  

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Thursday 11 August 2016

With just a week to go before thousands of students across Staffordshire receive their A-level results, Newcastle-under-Lyme College (NULC), the highest performing further education institution in the region, is reassuring students that whatever their results, there are options and support available.

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Founded in 1983, KRCS are UK’s leading Apple specialists. We’ve been providing solutions since the days of the Apple II, the first commercially popular microcomputer manufactured by Apple. Our FirstClass programme is a culmination of over 30 years of experience gained in UK schools, colleges and universities.

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Low-energy LED recessed modular panels have been specified at four schools operated by GFM. The trend for schools, colleges and universities to replace poor efficiency legacy lighting systems with cost-effective LED fixtures is now well-established – thanks in no small part to the innovative technology that Tamlite Lighting has been able to deliver to the educational community.

UCAS launches a brand new service on ucas.com that enables students to search for postgraduate courses in the UK, and access information and advice about postgraduate study. The service provides students with a list of 21,500 postgraduate courses at over 430 universities and colleges.

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