english universities

Record Levels of Entrepreneurship in English Universities

A survey of enterprise and entrepreneurship in English universities has been published by the National Council for Graduate Entrepreneurship (NCGE). With a 92% response rate the survey of 126 institutions represents 1.8million students. The results are compared with those from the last survey which was carried out in 2007. This bi-annual survey by NCGE shows that since 2007: Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) have become more enterprising with most institutions now committed to it through their mission statements The student engagement rate in enterprise and entrepreneurship has risen by nearly 50% The level of start-ups has increased to an average of 28 per HEI, representing an increase of 27% These results were achieved despite the fact that there was no additional public funding for t... »