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The team at Gradplus are pleased to provide you with coverage of the key issues and stories in the graduate sector.


University applications drop as fees increase

The hike in tuition fees from the start of the new academic year is set to deter students from applying for university places.

Applications to universities have already fallen dramatically for places this autumn, when tuition fees will rise to up to £9,000 per year. read more...


Scottish employers receive graduate job support

Businesses in Ayrshire, Lanarkshire, Renfrewshire and Dumfries and Galloway will receive financial support for offering graduates trainee jobs, thanks to a new pilot scheme launched by Scotland’s Minister for Youth Employment Angela Constance. read more...


Two-fold increase in the number of graduates in low skilled jobs

Degree holders are struggling to get jobs for graduates that match their skills, with the number of those in basic jobs doubling over the last five years. read more...


Graduate employers choose from just six universities

Universities Minister David Willets has warned that leading employers are choosing from a small graduate talent pool. read more...


Sandwich year students receive priority in Accor graduate scheme

Students, who have completed a placement at Hotel group Accor as part of a sandwich course, will be given the “the preferred route” into the company’s graduate training schemes. read more...


Oxford University extends its financial support scheme

Scottish and Northern Irish undergraduate students will now be able to benefit from a bursaries and fees support package from Oxford University. read more...


Graduate job search could be set to get even tougher

As the UK continues to face the struggles of its most serious unemployment crisis for some time, the future is looking tough for the graduates of 2012.

It has been reported that nearly one in two employers will not be searching for graduates to recruit throughout the summer. read more...


Graduating with a science degree- what are my options?

Science is a vast subject with some students focusing their studies solely on biology, others chemistry and physics.

Therefore, for each sub-subject that comes under the umbrella term of science, there are a number of career choices that suit that specific area of study. read more...


Graduate employment scheme launched in Dumfries and Galloway

Graduates living in Dumfries and Galloway will get a helping hand onto the career ladder, thanks to an employment scheme launched this week. read more...


Graduate internships-what do I need to know before I start my search?

Graduate internships and placements offer different opportunities depending on the company and the position you cover whilst working with the organisation. read more...

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