Success in widening participation

PERFORMANCE indicators just published place Edge Hill among the top 10 higher education institutions in the country for supporting the Government?s drive to attract students from under-represented groups into higher education. The statistics, published by the Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE), judge each institution?s records against national averages and sector benchmarks. The benchmark […]

First academic staff graduate from certificate in research degree supervision

The UK’s first university-accredited Postgraduate Certificate course directed specifically at supporting supervisors of postgraduate research students (the Postgraduate Certificate in Research Degree Supervision) has seen its first participants graduate this week. The course, offered by Edge Hill College of Higher Education and accredited by Lancaster University, allows staff at Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) to explore […]

The Wilson Centre Opens

THE newest building at Edge Hill College of Higher Education was officially opened on Friday (26 October) – and named in honour of former Chairman of the Edge Hill Board of Governors, Bob Wilson. The Wilson Centre, on Edge Hill’s Ormskirk campus, cost £4.3million and is a focus for the subject areas of health studies […]

New £4.3 million building to be officially opened.

A NEW £4.3 million building at Edge Hill College of Higher Education will be officially opened on Friday, 26 October. The Right Hon. the Earl of Derby will open the Sports Sciences and Health Building on the institution’s Ormskirk campus. The new building is a focal point for two of the most popular disciplines at […]