Research and analysis

Evaluation of the impact of capital expenditure in further education (FE) colleges

Report commissioned by BIS evaluate the impact of capital spending on key policy goals. BIS research paper number 99.


This report combines quantitative and qualitative research and builds on a previous study undertaken in 2008. It focuses on completed capital spending projects by further education (FE) colleges within England (total per college) between April 2001 and September 2011. The underlying data for tables and figure in this publication is available in a machine processable format: underlying data on the impact of capital expenditure in FE colleges