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Student Recruitment
21 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
Aldi pays UK graduates £44k and Audi A4 »
Report finds that supermarket Aldi offers one of the highest starting salaries for graduates in the UK.  The Gr...
21 hours ago   (0 Comments - view/add)
Student recruiting trends report »
WCN and employer branding thought leader Universum have compiled The must know student recruiting trends for 2018. The...
17 January 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Graduate Promotions becomes part of Havas People »
After 15 years in business as an independent agency serving the world’s leading early talent employers, Graduate Promotion...
21 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
L'Oreal launches virtual reality graduate recruitment assessment »
L'Oréal UK & Ireland has debuted a new Virtual Reality experience as part of its graduate assessment scheme.  ...
08 November 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Finance sector job vacancies up by a third in October »
The number of job vacancies in the finance sector is a third higher in October, when compared to the same month last year....

Education
20 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Two-year degrees are unlikely to change universities »
The government is using the greater flexibility it was given in setting tuition fees and student loan regulations by the...
19 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Research suggests teacher recruitment toughest in science, maths and geography »
The Tes Recruitment Index, shows science teachers were the hardest to find this year, followed by maths and geography....
19 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study finds mindfulness boosts student mental health during exams »
According to research from the University of Cambridge, mindfulness training helps build resilience in university students...
19 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Disadvantaged students lose on teachers' grade predictions »
Social mobility charity, the Sutton Trust, says university admissions would be fairer if students applied after they knew...
18 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pilot plan for easier foreign student visas »
Two Scottish universities are to take part in a pilot scheme which should make it easier for some foreign students to get...

Diversity & Inclusion
26 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bank offers free housing to help with cost of first job after university »
Barclays will offer graduate job interviewees free accommodation in London, Birmingham and Manchester to help with the cos...
25 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Unpaid internships are damaging to social mobility »
New poll reveals that the majority of the UK public support a legal ban on unpaid internships and unpaid work experience l...
09 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
BAME people still facing major jobs gap »
The proportion of BAME people with degrees has risen significantly, but this has not yet fed through to the labour market....
06 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women pushing for more money will tackle the gender pay gap, says Alan Sugar »
The gender pay gap can be tackled by women insisting they want to be paid more, according to Lord Alan Sugar. In an i...
03 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New government study shows BAME Britons are more likely to be unemployed »
Theresa May ordered the review when she first became Prime Minister. Britons with an ethnic minority are more likely to...

Brexit
15 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
UK to stay in Erasmus student scheme until at least 2020 »
The UK will continue to take part in the Erasmus student exchange programme until at least the end of 2020.  Era...
27 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Survey shows half of UK construction workers concerned about post-Brexit skills gap »
Over half of construction workers in the UK  are concerned by the danger of a skills shortage as the country travels...

Apprenticeships
15 January 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Research suggests a third of London businesses are not aware of apprenticeship funding scheme »
London Chamber of Commerce has reported that more than a third of businesses are unaware of the government's new appr...
21 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
EY revamps graduate scheme by rolling out apprenticeship add-on »
Accountant EY is to transform its graduate scheme in 2018 by offering apprenticeships to existing students and new joiners...
15 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
LSBU chosen to train apprentices from non-levy paying employers »
London South Bank University (LSBU) is one of a select group of universities nationwide chosen to receive government fund...
14 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Which? reports poor understanding of apprenticeships »
According to Which? only a third of young people say they felt informed about apprenticeships when leaving school or colle...
06 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Increase in employers delivering apprenticeship training directly »
The Register of Apprenticeship Providers (RoATP) has reported an increase in employers applying to become employer provide...

Degree Apprenticeships
11 January 2018
KPMG announces the launch of its digital degree apprenticeship »
'KPMG announces the launch of its digital degree apprenticeship, KPMG360° Digital, providing training and guidance to...
18 October 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Are degree apprenticeships a good path for the tech sector »
As university life becomes less attractive to many young people, and with the tech sector facing a skills gap, degree appr...

ISE in the News
21 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
20,600 new graduate positions filled this year »
More graduates are being hired by leading employers, according to a report. Figures from the Institute of Student Empl...
21 September 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Association of Graduate Recruiters renamed as Institute of Student Employers »
The Association of Graduate Recruiters (AGR) has been renamed as the Institute of Student Employers (ISE), reflecting a ch...

Employability and skills
12 December 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Undergraduate Employability Awards 2018 shortlist announced »
The shortlist for the 2018 National Undergraduate Employability Awards has been announced. The awards, which take pl...