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FDM Group urges girls to consider IT A levels as gender gap widens

Following yesterday’s revelation that female GCSE pupils have widened the gender gap further, FDM Group is urging young women to consider taking IT related A levels. It has been revealed that more than one in four female pupils were awarded an A or A* at GCSE level this summer, expanding the academic bridge between the […]

How to Encourage Women to Study IT

The latest UCAS application figures revealed that 361,510 women have applied for a place at University this year, compared to 276,263 men. The statistics also revealed that 57,920 prospective students have applied to study Computer Science with 12,095 seeking to take Technology courses. But according to the e-skills 2011 report ‘Technology Insights’ only 9% of […]

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