Government stops private colleges taking on new students
With BIS budget under pressure, coalition reverses policy of encouraging growth in the higher education sector Private colleges in England have been thrown into chaos after the government acted to stop half from recruiting any more students from Britain and the EU to study higher national diplomas and certificates. A sudden intervention from the Department for Business has meant that in the past ...
Jobless get 6,500 letters on vacancies abroad
The Department of Social Protection has sent more than 6,500 letters since the start of the year to jobseekers here telling them about job opportunities across Europe and in Canada.