Careers work in higher education

Careers work in higher education plays an important role in informing choices and improving students employability.

Alan Milburn's report, University Challenge, highlighted that recent changes to the funding of higher education and the abolition of Aimhigher and Education Maintenance Allowance has meant that there is less support for the most disadvantaged in accessing higher education. The report also highlighted the critical role of careers work in widening participation and promoting employability. iCeGS research in this area is focussed on providing practical solutions to improve the experience of students throughout their journey through higher education and beyond. iCeGS research outputs in this area include: