logo-education
0370 270 6000

already registered?

Please sign in with your existing account details.

need to register?

Register to access exclusive content, sign up to receive our updates and personalise your experience on brownejacobson.com.

Privacy statement - Terms and conditions

Lord Nash’s speech – re-engineering income generation

8 May 2014

Lord Nash’s keynote speech at the Academies Show covered many themes; one being the likely shortage of central funding for schools in the foreseeable future.

Against this backdrop schools will have to get more creative in respect of income generation.

Schools have a variety of resources at their disposal which can be used to raise income: trading services; knowledge capital and physical assets. With an imaginative, entrepreneurial approach these can be utilised to raise surprisingly large revenues.

Some are reluctant to involve themselves in commercial activities, seeing this as a move away from a pure focus on education. The question is, in the modern climate, is this an affordable stance?

related opinions

Return of university students for the spring term

The government has issued guidance on how University students will return and resume blended learning after the Christmas break - what does this mean for HE providers?

View blog

Covid-19 student testing and the Christmas travel window

The government has issued its guidance on how University students will be able to travel home safely at Christmas.

View blog

Government guidance on Higher Education - updated

On 30th September, the government updated its guidance to universities on re-opening their buildings and campuses.

View blog

Government guidance on Covid-19 for Higher Education (HE) institutions

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement on new measures to tackle Coronavirus, and with students about to start new terms, the government has updated its guidance to universities to make their buildings and campuses as safe as possible.

View blog

mailing list sign up



Select which mailings you would like to receive from us.

Sign up