Employers of digital professionals from all sectors of the economy came together with university lecturers and other stakeholders to learn from each other, taking away new ideas for practical action.
The University of the West of England (UWE), which offers the Tech Industry Gold undergraduate and degree apprenticeship programmes, has increased its Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) status from silver to gold.
A new publication has been released to help employers, educators and students develop a more common understanding of the language of digital jobs and degrees and share ideas for practical steps to improve the flow of talent.
Employers and academics met for the three-yearly curriculum review of the Tech Partnership’s accredited degree programmes; working together to equip university students with the skills for the jobs of tomorrow.
Nineteen shadowing opportunities with top tech companies were awarded as spot prizes at the last Tech Partnership Degrees event. Tech Industry Gold student, Thomas Chalmers, reflects on his experience work shadowing Mark Evans, CEO of Telefonica UK.
In this interview, we catch up with Ryan Clifford and Jon David Carman, Tech Degrees alumni and founders of the Tech Allies Network for students and alumni. They share their motivation for creating the network, its benefits to students and alumni, and their vision for the future.
Recently issued figures from the Department for Education show that while there has been a national drop in the number of new apprentices in the last year, digital apprenticeships have been bucking the downward trend. Check the latest figures.
The new Future Stars of Tech conference and awards aim to unveil a generation of female tech leaders unmatched in its diversity of people, strategic thinking and innovation. Nominations for the awards close on 26th February. Make sure the rising stars in your company are recognised – nominate now.
Tech Partnership Degrees students from 20 universities across the UK are getting ready for the Smart Cities competition, to be judged at the next Tech Partnership Student/Employer event in Reading on 14th March. A few free spaces are still available for employers wanting to take part in the recruitment fair. Act now.