New opportunities are part of an industry led campaign launched today by the Chancellor to inspire more young people to study Maths and Physics.
At the launch of new a campaign to boost participation in science, technology, engineering and maths (the ‘STEM’ subjects) at school and beyond, the government today welcomed over 170 leading businesses and institutions offering more than 2,000 jobs and apprenticeships.
The campaign – called ‘Your Life’ – was launched by the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the Rt. Hon. George Osborne MP, alongside the leading organisations and entrepreneurs taking part in it. The Chancellor was joined by Education Minister Liz Truss MP, Minister for Skills and Enterprise Matthew Hancock MP and Financial Secretary to the Treasury and Minister for Women, Nicky Morgan MP.