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Perceptions of Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC)

SERIO has undertaken research into perceptions of Higher Education and of CUC within Cornwall, amongst the public, businesses, those providing career advice and key stakeholders.

CUC is a partnership of Higher Education Institutions delivering higher level education in Cornwall. One of the most significant recipients of EU funding over the last decade it is important to understand levels of awareness of what CUC is and does within Cornwall. SERIO's research provided invaluable insight to the effectiveness of CUC's communication and marketing activity, and also allowed comparisons to be made with the results of a similar exercise undertaken by SERIO in 2009.

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