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UCL shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award

UCL has been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award.

The Award, which is sponsored by the National Centre for Entrepreneurship Education, seeks to recognise an institution which has developed an unparalleled environment for fostering enterprise throughout its staff and students and delivered significant impact in its local community, across the UK and overseas.

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Open access plan is no academic spring

19 July 2012

The government argues that "gold" open access will give us a competitive economic advantage. It will not. The approach as it stands will increase the cost of research but, without reciprocal international agreement, will likely offer a competitive advantage to those who do not invest in UK research.

Professor Stephen Caddick
Vice-provost (enterprise), University College London

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