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Support for Asylum Seekers in Further and Higher Education Factsheet
Helping You Meet the Costs of Learning
Scotland's colleges and universities offer a diverse range of vocational and academic courses and are renowned for their world class research. With centres located throughout the country from the most rural settings to the heart of our major cities, our institutions offer a wide selection of qualifications.
The Scottish Government works closely with all colleges, universities and their key stakeholder organisations to achieve the outcomes for our learners and for Scotland, set out within our National Performance Framework.
Funding and governance of FE Colleges; the professional development of FE lecturers.
Funding and development of higher education institutions.
Information on the independent review of the further and higher education student support package.
The Commission on Widening Access was established in April 2015 to advise Ministers on the steps necessary to achieve the ambition, expressed in the 2014/15 Programme for Government. (open)
Our review of the support offered by our enterprise and skills agencies will ensure that our young people, businesses, workforce, training providers, universities and colleges all receive the joined-up support they need.
Page updated: Wednesday, July 13, 2016