School-based small grant scheme

Scope: EAIT schools were invited to propose local initiatives to address the priorities of the Student Strategy within their areas.

Benefit: Each initiative will provide different benefits which will aim to improve teaching and learning for EAIT students.

Enhancement of the Student Experience Team

Scope: A team of three new educational designers and educational researchers was established in 2016 with the aim of enhancing the student experience in EAIT. Student Strategy has funded some of the costs of these staff members.

Benefit: The team will undertake projects to address poorly performing courses, to improve student satisfaction, engagement and attendance.

Expansion of the EAIT Employability Team

Scope: Three new staff members have been added to the EAIT Student Employability Team to introduce a tailored business development plan and an allocation of relationship management for prospective industry placement providers.

Benefit: EAIT students will have increased placement and employment opportunities.