Bidding process for Institutes of Technology to be launched on 30.11.17

Bidding process for Institutes of Technology to be launched on 30.11.17

30/11/17

Education Secretary Justine Greening will also launch a consultation on the design of the new T levels, focusing on how work placements can be delivered. 

The bidding process for establishing Institutes of Technology will today be formally launched by education secretary Justine Greening.

In her speech at the Skills Summit this morning, Ms Greening will invite bids for a share in the £170 millionthe government pledged for the creation of the new institutes. The IoTs will, according to the government, be collaborations between employers, FE colleges and universities; specialise in science, technology, engineering and maths; and provide students with “prestigious qualifications that are highly sought after by local employers”.

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