Employer demand for intermediate technical education in higher education

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Corporate author:

Pye Tait (Firm)

Abstract:

Consultants Pye Tait were commissioned by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) to investigate employer demand for intermediate technical higher education (HE) - both to understand the nature of provision and to test whether there is latent demand. The study came about because of evidence (particularly from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) showing that the UK has relatively low proportions of this type of provision, yet there is demand in the economy for intermediate-level skills. Intermediate higher education comprises qualifications at...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Qualifications; Apprenticeship; Skills and knowledge; Labour market; Employment; Vocational education and training

Keywords: Labour demand; Labour supply; Employers; Recruitment; Technician education and training; Skill needs

Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

Published: [Bristol, England]: Higher Education Funding Council for England, 2016

Physical description: 101 p.

Access item:

http://www.hefce.ac.uk/pubs/rereports/Year/2016/techdemand/

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 126.166

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