Universities and Scotland Contents


Conclusions and recommendations

1 Introduction

2 Scottish universities and devolution


Collaboration between the UK and Scottish Governments

3 Finances of Scottish universities

Introduction to the funding model

Covid-19: university finances before, during and looking ahead

International student fees

EU student fees

4 Student welfare, experience and opportunities

Impact of covid-19 on students and staff

International students

UK immigration policy: students

Erasmus+ and the Turing Scheme

5 Academic research by universities in Scotland

Scotland’s place in UK academic research

Impact, reputation and benefits of Scottish academic research

Funding of Scottish academic research

UK Research and Innovation

UK participation in Horizon Europe

The internationalisation agenda of Scottish universities and international research collaborations

UK immigration policy: international research collaboration

Role of EU nationals in Scottish academic research

Formal minutes


Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament

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