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SUCCESS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF ST ANDREWS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 224: tabled on 30 June 2015

Tabled in the 2015-16 session.

This motion has been signed by 31 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House congratulates the University of St Andrews on its continued success in higher education league tables; notes that St Andrews was recently ranked first in Scotland and third in the UK for a second year in a row by The Guardian University Guide; further notes it was ranked first in Scotland and fifth in the UK in The Complete University Guide 2016 and 45th in the prestigious 2015 Leiden Ranking of world universities; and praises the hard work of its staff and students in contributing to this success; and wishes recent graduates well in their future careers.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Ahmed-Sheikh, Ms Tasmina
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Ochil and South Perthshire
Arkless, Richard
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Dumfries and Galloway
Blackford, Ian
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Ross, Skye and Lochaber
Boswell, Philip
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2015
Coatbridge, Chryston and Bellshill
Brown, Alan
Scottish National Party
Signed on 21 July 2015
Kilmarnock and Loudoun
Cameron, Dr Lisa
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow
Crawley, Angela
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Lanark and Hamilton East
Day, Martyn
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2015
Linlithgow and East Falkirk
Donaldson, Stuart Blair
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
West Aberdeenshire and Kincardine
Ferrier, Margaret
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2015
Rutherglen and Hamilton West
Grady, Patrick
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Glasgow North
Hendry, Drew
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey
Kerevan, George
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
East Lothian
Lewis, Dr Julian
Conservative
Signed on 8 July 2015
New Forest East
McGarry, Natalie
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Glasgow East
Meale, Sir Alan
Labour
Signed on 1 July 2015
Mansfield
Monaghan, Carol
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Glasgow North West
Monaghan, Dr Paul
Scottish National Party
Signed on 6 July 2015
Caithness, Sutherland and Easter Ross
Oswald, Kirsten
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2015
East Renfrewshire
Salmond, Alex
Scottish National Party
Signed on 9 July 2015
Gordon
Shannon, Jim
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Strangford
Stephens, Chris
Scottish National Party
Signed on 2 July 2015
Glasgow South West
Thomson, Michelle
Scottish National Party
Signed on 7 July 2015
Edinburgh West
Vaz, Keith
Labour
Signed on 6 July 2015
Leicester East
Weir, Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 1 July 2015
Angus

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.