February 27, 2015
Jane Davies, based within the Faculty of Life Sciences & Education is the first at USW to achieve a PhD through the KESS funded route. Announced first in November 2009, the Knowledge Economy Skills Scholarships (KESS) programme is a ground-breaking approach to postgraduate research providing access to PhD and Masters places over the life of its Objective 1 European funded five-year programme.
February 3, 2014
On March 31st 2014, the Enhancing Leadership & Management Skills (ELMS) programme, funded by the Welsh Government and the European Social Fund, is ending.
December 1, 2011
A four-year government-funded programme that aims to develop new technologies to help meet the needs of the UK’s future power systems will kick-off with investment of £2.4 million in feasibility studies that will stimulate innovation in automated power distribution and demand management.
The funding competition is the first element of a planned portfolio of investment into power network innovations and forms the exploratory phase of the programme, which will be funded and managed by the government’s innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board.