IN THE NEWS: SUMMER GMT IS LAUNCHED
HECSU’s quarterly guide to the graduate labour market launched last week, offering perspective on the funding cuts and a sneak preview of the Real Prospects: Higher Education study.
HECSU researcher, Holly Higgins led the research from Graduate Prospects, which asked 22,000 graduates about their experiences of working life. In the summer edition of GMT she reveals some initial findings from the higher education report about what graduates want from careers services:
Also in the summer edition of GMT, Pearson Learning's head of policy, Steve Besley, puts the changes in higher education (HE) and career guidance provision in context and Professor Roger Brown from Liverpool Hope University concludes that the new free market discourse reflects an ideological bias.
Ernst & Young and Deloitte showcase their non-classic routes into graduate-level employment and the University of Bedfordshire investigates the embedment of employability into the HE curriculum. There is also an article from the University Alliance about how universities should address the challenges ahead.
View the on-line summer edition of GMT at: