How Covid burst the university bubble

Covid-19 is bursting the bubble in universities and Higher Education (HE), exposing the fundamentally unsound nature of the policy of successive governments and the entire array of HE institutions.

In a recent IEA Briefing Paper, ‘To a Radical Degree: Reshaping the UK’s Higher Education for the post-pandemic world’, IEA Head of Education Dr Stephen Davies argues that we need to take advantage of the crisis to rethink and redesign the whole enterprise.

In this video, Media Manager Emily Carver asks Dr Stephen Davies how universities are failing and what can be done to improve higher education.

You can download Steve’s paper here.