30 Oct 2013
The University of Exeter won the AGCAS Entrepreneurship Award (in association with NCEE) at the AGCAS Biennial Conference 2013 for their innovative strategic approach to the provision of enterprise and entrepreneurship education based around a three-fold 'Think about it', 'Try it' and 'Do it' approach.
22 Oct 2013
AGCAS is delighted to welcome Health Education North East as our latest new member service. The Head of Service (Careers Lead) Mike Wilson, formerly of Newcastle University, has over ten years' careers experience in further and higher education.
21 Oct 2013
The University of Bedfordshire has won the AGCAS Student and Graduate Employability Award (in association with The Higher Education Academy) at the AGCAS Biennial Conference 2013 for their support for unemployed graduates of any university who live in Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.
16 Oct 2013
The AGCAS Publications Team is delighted to announce that, working in partnership with GTI Media, the updated AGCAS teaching content is now live on the TARGETjobs and TARGETcourses websites.
14 Oct 2013
Following the official partnership between AGCAS and GTI Media, the AGCAS Publications Team is delighted to announce that 20 Country Profiles are now live on the targetjobs.co.uk and targetcourses.co.uk websites.
3 Oct 2013
AGCAS is seeking a liaison officer (ALO) for NHS Careers, the careers information service for the NHS in England. The NHS recruits a large number of graduates each year into a variety of roles and is keen to ensure that HE careers advisers are able to access up-to-date information about career opportunities and have a channel through which they can ask questions on behalf of their students.
30 Sep 2013
AGCAS is pleased to welcome Newman University as its 135th member service. The university is based in Birmingham and has just over 2,500 higher education students. Head of Service, Melissa Clarke, was previously a Conference Member of AGCAS.
22 Sep 2013
The preliminary findings of a smaller businesses research project undertaken by GTI Media in partnership with STEP, and with the support of AGCAS, NUS and CIPD, have been released.
18 Sep 2013
The results of the 2013 AGCAS Awards for Excellence have been announced. Winners were presented with their awards at an official ceremony and dinner as part of the AGCAS Biennial Conference at the University of Exeter, earlier this month. The number of nominations received in each category is evidence of the high-quality, innovative and collaborative work taking place at AGCAS member services across the country.
17 Sep 2013
AGCAS is delighted to welcome the University of Cape Town as its first non-UK and Ireland service member. Head of Service, David Casey, was formerly an AGCAS member at University College Dublin. David and two colleagues, Nawaal Boolay and Shaminie Chetty, attended AGCAS Biennial at the University of Exeter earlier this month.