Degree apprenticeships are key to improving social mobility according to employers, education experts and academics who attended a national conference hosted at Sheffield Hallam University.
Sheffield Hallam University is one of only six higher education institutions to receive funding for a project that seeks to increase the number of students studying on specialist healthcare courses.
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A key conference will hear today that Government action to boost degree apprenticeships could help grow the economy in the north of England.
Commenting ahead of the European Council meeting, where Prime Minister Theresa May is due to address other EU leaders tonight (Thursday), Dr Adam Marshall, Director General of the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC), said: -While businesses won't get the clarity and certainty they had sought from this European Council meeting, a new sense of momentum and drive is needed from both sides so that a breakthrough can be reached in the coming weeks.