Higher Education

Professor Sam Allwinkle, Edinburgh Napier University and CIAT, Convenor of the Higher Education Group

Aled Williams, University College of Estate Management and CHOBE, Deputy Convenor of the Higher Education Group

The Group


To influence the future shape of CBE higher education. To promote diversity, equality and inclusion. To promote the delivery of CBE higher education including opportunities for work experience and work related education. To support and develop education standards capable of supporting a range of qualifications. To promote education standards and curricula that meets the needs of industry and to raise awareness of our work.


Members include a range of higher education providers, professional bodies, awarding bodies and other partners.

Meetings 2024

Meetings are normally held in London starting at 11.00 and finishing by lunch. At the moment meetings are Zoom video conference meetings. Please note that meetings for the remainder of the year have been postponed pending a review of priorities and resources.

If you are interested in attending future meetings or simply would like to get involved in the work of the group please get in touch with us by using the ‘Get in touch’ page of the website.