Research Contract – The Value of Transnational Education to the UK
Investigate the value of different TNE models to the institution and their value the UK economy. • Examine the indirect benefits to institutions and the UK that accrue from engaging in different models of TNE.
Reference number: BIS/RBU/006/2013
This deadline is for… closing date for Expressions of Interest to be returned is noon Tuesday 6th August 2013.
Contract value:£0 – £0
Location where the contract is to be carried out: United Kingdom
Is this suitable for smaller suppliers? Yes
Is this contract suitable for a voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations? No
Name of the buying organisation: Business, Innovation and Skills
Description of the contract
There are many different models of TNE currently in operation by UK higher education institutions (HEIs), there is very limited information on the value of TNE, both to the institution and to the wider UK economy. This specific research will seek to fill this evidence gap and aims to: • Improve Government’s understanding of the various models of TNE that are currently in operation and the scale of their coverage. • Investigate the value of different TNE models to the institution and their value the UK economy. • Examine the indirect benefits to institutions and the UK that accrue from engaging in different models of TNE.
Classification of the contract
73000000 Research and development services and related consultancy services
Contract type: Services – Unspecified
Is it a framework agreement? No
Is this contract related to a programme of funding? Yes :
Contract will be awarded based on: Most economically advantageous tender in terms of: The criteria stated in the contract documents
Estimated length of contract: 16/09/2013 – 31/07/2014
Who to contact
Contact name Carole Hobson
Organisation name Business, Innovation and Skills
Address St Paul’s Place, 125 Norfolk Street, Sheffield, South Yorks, S1 2FJ
Telephone 0114 2075120