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Hunt for higher education partner to support development of new ‘trailblazer’ University of Peterborough

20 August 2019

The search has started to find the best higher education partner to develop the new curriculum and deliver learning at the new University of Peterborough.

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World-leading consultants appointed in key step forward for University of Peterborough's delivery

26 July 2019

A big step forward for a new university for Peterborough has been taken with the appointment of a world-leading project management consultancy to support the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority in its delivery.Globally-renowned consultants Mace have been selected to deliver on the Combined Authority's Action Plan for the new university.

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Business to be surveyed on what courses they want to see at new University of Peterborough

3 May 2019

Employers in and around Peterborough are being surveyed on what sorts of courses and skills they want to see as part of ongoing plans to develop the University of Peterborough.Mayor of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough James Palmer has written to ten of the biggest businesses in the city, asking for their feedback, while a further 150-200 firms will also be invited to complete the survey.Mayor Palmer said to survey reflects that this will be a different kind of university, which is rooted to the needs of the local economy, and that engagement with employers in this way will be running thread in its development.The vision for the University is to be a trailblazer for other higher education institutions by embedding advanced technical learning within the curriculum.

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Key funding set to be agreed for development of University of Peterborough

22 June 2017

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Combined Authority are set to agree funding worth £6.5million to accelerate the establishment of a University of Peterborough.

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