Current Projects

As the leader in developing an agreed agenda on the learning issues that affect our global competitiveness, social cohesion and individual development, all our projects are developed in consultation with experts and leading practitioners in each field. As part of this development we welcome all comments and suggestions on the projects we undertake.

Our active projects cover the following four areas:
(click on a project title to read more)

  • Employer demand for higher level learning

  • Developing entrepreneurial graduates

  • The research value-chain

  • Public procurement as a spur to innovation

  • Internationalising Higher Education

  • Workforce Development

We welcome suggestions on the methodologies, examples of emerging good practice or other ideas from colleagues so that our research can be as relevant and authoritative as possible. Please send your comments to

Please note all of the above are currently in development and therefore still at draft stage