Higher Education Funding Council for England


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Higher Education Funding Council for England

A public body which distributes public money to 130 institutions of higher learning (universities and colleges) in England for teaching, research and related activities. It funds programmes to support development of higher education, monitors the financial and managerial health of universities and colleges, assesses the quality of teaching, provides money to further education colleges for higher education programmes, and provides guidance on good practice.
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Some 51 of England's 130 universities have received cuts in cash terms for 2010/11 compared to 2009/10, according to information published by the Higher Education Funding Council for England .
Its announcement came after the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) reduced its research funding after it scored poorly in its research assessment exercise.
3m [pounds sterling] grant from the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) announced in July and major investment by Siemens.
The Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) decided a further 17 proposals were not strong enough to proceed.
The minister for lifelong learning, further and higher education, Bill Rammell, has announced the appointment of a new chairman to the board of the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).
To increase the economic influence of research, the government will offer incentives for research with a clear societal benefit; until this can be instituted, the Higher Education Funding Council for England will earmark 60 million [pounds sterling] ($118.
It is funded by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) and is open to any small and medium sized food business in the region.
In England the government department responsible for public libraries is the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), while academic libraries are accountable to the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).
London: Higher Education Funding Council for England.
The software will power the university's Staff Training, Development Recording and Administration System, which has received funding from the Higher Education Funding Council for England through an initiative for "rewarding and developing staff in higher education.
76 million) agency loan arranged in partnership with the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE).
In the UK, the Higher Education Funding Council for England recently announced an investment of 12.

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