The education sector represents a significant area of spend for the UK Government, at almost £90 billion (4.3% of national income) in 2017-18. And across the sector, educational organisations have faced significant issues from funding pressures and increased expectations.
Despite these challenges, the sector enjoys high levels of innovation and creativity, whether it’s the creation of free schools and universities, pioneering partnerships between businesses and Further Education colleges or the use of cutting-edge technology and digital tools to equip the next generation.
Our sector specialists offer four main services to support and improve education services in light of the financial challenges and increased expectations they face:
 2018 Annual Report on Education Spending in England, The Institute for Fiscal Studies, 2018: https://www.ifs.org.uk/uploads/publications/comms/R150.pdf