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Bloomsbury Institute wins appeal against Office for Students’ ‘landmark’ registration refusal

Published: Friday 14th August 2020

Bloomsbury Institute has won its appeal against the Office for Students’ (OfS) decision to refuse its registration application. The Court of Appeal has quashed the OfS’s decision and it must now reconsider Bloomsbury Institute’s application. Today (14 August 2020) the Court published its full judgment. Bloomsbury Institute won its appeal on the following grounds: The […]

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Judicial Review – Update

Published: Thursday 12th March 2020

In response to today’s decision regarding the judicial review of the Office for Students’ (OfS) decision to refuse registration of Bloomsbury Institute, John Fairhurst, Academic Principal and Managing Director of Bloomsbury Institute, said: “We are of course extremely disappointed that the court has ruled that the OfS’ decision was lawful. “We sought a judicial review […]

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Office for Students – Update

Published: Thursday 4th July 2019

The Office for Students (OfS) is a new Government body set up to regulate the higher education sector. From 1 August 2019, students who study at colleges and universities that are on the OfS Register can access funding through the Student Loans Company. The OfS has turned down Bloomsbury Institute’s application to join the Register […]

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Bloomsbury Institute Proudly Bans the Box for All

Published: Wednesday 8th May 2019

Imagine having to tell a group of strangers the worst thing that has ever happened to you. That’s what it’s like for most people when they have to disclose their past criminal convictions. All criminal convictions are complex, nuanced and require context, and having to explain them endlessly to strangers is often too much for […]

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Shoeshine Stories

Published: Tuesday 11th December 2018

Over the past year we’ve been running a very special project, one you may not expect to see at an institute specialising in business, accounting and law… We’ve always encouraged creativity in our students, and there’s nothing we want more than students to feel they have the freedom and space to really unleash their imagination. […]

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