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David Willetts is the Minister of State for Universities and Science and Conservative MP for Havant.

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UK Universities and Colleges Come Together to Promote the Value of Higher Education

(0) Comments | Posted 18 October 2013 | (19:29)

We witnessed over 50 universities and colleges across the UK come together to promote the value and benefits of higher education as part of our national Make Your Future Happen: Discover Higher Education campaign (12-18 October 2013).

Throughout the week, universities and colleges threw open their doors for...

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Tomorrow's Manufacturing, Mission to China

(1) Comments | Posted 23 September 2013 | (10:43)

The UK is home to some of the most innovative small and medium sized enterprises in the world. We have a wonderful research and knowledge base and are striving to make the UK the best place in the world to start and grow a business. This is crucial for us...

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Clean and Cool Mission 2013

(1) Comments | Posted 20 May 2013 | (15:01)

The UK is home to some of the most innovative businesses in the world, across a range of technology sectors including healthcare, space, high value manufacturing, cell therapy and the environment. Only last week I announced that the UK's innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board, would be funded with a...

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The Importance of Science and Engineering Education to Our Society Is Ever-Growing

(31) Comments | Posted 16 March 2013 | (00:00)

It may not be a new message but it is one of ever-growing importance - scientists and engineers are vital to our economy and society. Their knowledge and skills are in high demand across a range of sectors, from manufacturing to financial services and everything in between.

So we...

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