Our response to the Witty Review


In response to the Heseltine Review, the government invited Sir Andrew Witty to lead a review to explore how universities can work with Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) and other local organisations to support growth.

The review will consider the government’s industrial strategy and seek to establish which universities are globally competitive in research relevant to the sectors and technologies of the industrial strategy. The review will start by looking at relevant research questions:

Our response

Given the key role Alliance universities play within their local economies we were delighted to contribute to the Review of universities and growth. Throughout our response, we provide many examples of how Alliance universities are delivering economic growth.

See our response – University Alliance Witty Review response.

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