Research Contract – The Value of Transnational Education to the UK

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

Deadline date:06/08/2013

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

 

Additional information

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

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How to apply

All queries should be submitted to the Project Manager thomas.strachan@bis.gsi.gov.uk. Expressions of interest should be submitted to email RBU@bis.gsi.gov.uk ONLY.