Student Space, an online platform delivering targeted mental health support to students during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, will be extended to cover the 2020-21 academic year – the Office for Students (OfS) has confirmed today.
The Office for Students (OfS) and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) have signed a collaboration agreement confirming how the two organisations work together on shared priorities across research and teaching.
Analysis by the Office for Students of this year’s UCAS figures shows that more young people from disadvantaged areas are going into higher education – including selective universities – this year, though significant challenges remain.
The Office for Students launches a new challenge competition today to encourage universities and colleges, working with partners such as the NHS and mental health charities, to find new ways of combating the rise in student mental health issues.
The Office for Students has welcomed today’s announcement from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) that, following action from the CMA, the University of Liverpool has changed its student debt penalty policy.