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Success as a Knowledge Economy: Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice.

Success as a Knowledge Economy: Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice.

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The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has published its HE White Paper, Success as a Knowledge Economy: Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice. 

The White Paper also sets out plans to maintain and build on the UK’s reputation as a leader in science and innovation.  The White Paper delivers the continued funding of InnovateUK and Government plans to implement Sir Paul Nurse’s recommendations to establish a single, strategic funding body UK Research and Innovation that will enable the UK to lead the world in multi-disciplinary research and innovation.

In his Forword Science Minister Jo Johnson said:

We will also create a stronger voice for the UK’s research and innovation funding system. The creation of UK Research and I nnovation will make possible the strategic approach to future challenges and maximise value from Government’s investment of over £6bn in research and innovation.

The White Paper can be downloaded here.

 

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