HEW responds to Structural Funds consultation

HEW has responded to the Welsh Government (WG) consultation on the strategy, investment priorities, cross-cutting themes, and implementation and delivery issues of the next round of European Structural Funds (2014-2020).

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January 2012 UCAS Figures

In response to the UCAS Applicant figures up to the 15 January 2012 deadline, Amanda Wilkinson, Director of Higher Education Wales, said:

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Welsh Crucible marks new European dimension

Last week saw an event hosted at the European Parliament in Brussels when Welsh Crucible marked the new European dimension of its programme with a reception showcasing its activities to MEPs as well as key staff within the European Commission.

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Higher Education Wales response to UCAS January deadline application figures

Director of Higher Education Wales, Amanda Wilkinson, said: “These are very positive figures for Wales at this stage of the application cycle. Applications have increased by 7.3% in Wales, higher than any other part of the UK, and represent the second highest increase in applications to Welsh universities in the last 5 years. This demonstrates the high value attributed to the student experience in Wales and the high standards of education on offer.

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