Custom solutions for Your Organisation

Bespoke data analysis, consultancy and research solutions for your organisation to help you make the right strategic decisions.


If you are after something tailored to your individual needs please contact us


Solutions building on RCU's vast experience within the education and skills sector

In addition to our standard products we are often asked to provide very specific and customised solutions for our customers. Our long standing experience and knowledge of the education and skills sector means we can respond quickly to the changing needs of our customers and tailor solutions to increase their efficiency, effectiveness and reputation.


Working with you to design the right research methodology

The dedicated skills of an experienced project manager

We will provide you with advice on the best methodology to use to understand a particular problem and will send you a detailed quote. This will outline in detail the timescale for the work and the costs. You will be allocated a dedicated project manager who will work with you throughout the project to make sure that the project is delivered on time and that outcomes meet your needs.

Custom Solutions

If you require bespoke research or data analysis please get in touch.

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Customer satisfaction is our number one priority


RCU is an employee owned organisation working exclusively in the education and skills sector and we recognise that our reputation depends upon the satisfaction of our clients. Over the past 20 years we have worked with most further education colleges in England, and a large number of private training providers and local authorities. We have also worked closely with key national agencies, membership organisation and Government departments. Our reputation is built upon our experience, our responsiveness to clients and our expertise with data analysis and research. We have research framework agreements with the Department of Business Innovation and Skills and the Education and Training Foundation. RCU provides a bespoke data analysis service for the Association of Colleges

RCU is accredited under the international quality standards ISO 20252 (Market Research) and ISO 27001 (Data Security). We are a company partner of the Market Research Society (MRS) and follow the MRS Code of Conduct.

We recognise that each provider and agency has unique needs and we would be pleased to work with you in designing a customised solution to meet your specific requirements. Our knowledge and experience in the post-16 education sector, in data analysis and in research means we can provide robust and credible evidence to support your needs.

Gareth Wilson

Research Director , RCU

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