Alliance joins RDA for growth

April 27, 2001

A strategic alliance including the nine universities in the Yorkshire and Humber region has been launched in collaboration with Yorkshire Forward, the regional development agency.

The universities contribute about £2 billion to the region's economy in their roles as employers, employment generators, importers of students and creators of knowledge and skills.

The alliance will cooperate to increase business start-ups, particularly through spinoffs, and to attract inward investment by matching potential investors' needs to universities' research and technology strengths.

You've reached your article limit.

Register to continue

Get a month's unlimited access to THE content online. Just register and complete your career summary.

Registration is free and only takes a moment. Once registered you can read a total of 3 articles each month, plus:

  • Sign up for the editor's highlights
  • Receive World University Rankings news first
  • Get job alerts, shortlist jobs and save job searches
  • Participate in reader discussions and post comments

Have your say

Log in or register to post comments