Strength in diversity

The diversity of UK higher education:

  • Nurtures innovation and creativity
  • Enhances choice for students and graduate employers
  • Fosters healthy competition
  • Encourages different ways of engaging with businesses, industry and research
  • Drives efforts to reach out to new learners
  • Inspires fresh approaches to research. It means improving choice
  • Provides new ways of enriching the social and economic prosperity and cultural life of UK communities and regions

The achievements of the UK’s higher education sector are justly admired around the globe for their excellence. The diversity of the sector is key to that excellence.

See the chapter: The Value of Diversity


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