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Merger Business Case

The Merger Business Case (MBC) was the formal document that laid out the case for merging the NAFC Marine Centre, Shetland College and Train Shetland to create a single new college, and the business (financial) case for the merger.

The MBC was approved by the Shadow Board (18th March 2020), the Shetland Fisheries Training Centre Trust (1st April 2020), the Shetland Islands Council (23rd April) and the UHI's Finance and Property Committee (8th May 2020), and submitted to the Scottish Funding Council (8th May 2020).

A formal consultation on the the Merger Business Case was carried out from 1st June to 3rd July 2020. The results of the consultation are available on the Consultation page.

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