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UK at risk of losing top talent
Research by the Erasmus overseas study programme showed that students going overseas to study are more likely to want to work abroad
Flying robots lab for Imperial
A new £1.25 million arena for flying the next generation of aerial robots will be constructed at Imperial College London
Hitting the right mark
MP offer a subtle yet confident branding message, underpinning the values of any organisation: beautifully adorned Paper Watermarking
The new world order
Adapting to change is key to inspiring and engaging a new generation of students, says Dr Rupert Ward
First phase of Science Centre opens
The University of Wolverhampton has opened the first two floors of its new £25m science centre, completed by contractors Kier
Hassell to deliver Brighton masterplan
The University of Brighton has selected Hassell to bring together its five campuses into a more connected estate
Hugh Brady Bristol’s next VC
The University of Bristol has announced that Professor Hugh Brady has been appointed its next Vice-Chancellor and President
A Wellcome boost for UK HE
A group of 25 universities across the UK have received new grants from the Wellcome Trust to support biomedical research
A concrete example
The benefits of pre-cast concrete became evident during the construction of the country’s first university training school in Birmingham
Knighthood for Prof Sir David Greenaway
The Vice-Chancellor of The University of Nottingham is set to receive his knighthood at Buckingham Palace this week
UWE student is squash number one
UWE Bristol student, Mohamed Elshorbagy, has topped the Professional Squash Association’s (PSA) World Rankings
OUP and Emerge Education in new deal
Oxford University Press has partnered with Emerge Education to support new educational start-ups
A digital transformation
Simon Nelson, Chief Executive of FutureLearn, the UK’s first MOOC provider, gives his take on the last 12 months in higher education
£17m for PhD collaborations
Universities are to benefit from £17 million collaborative funding for postgraduate students in engineering, the physical sciences and maths
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HE’s top five

University Business Editor Rebecca Paddick rounds up the biggest developments over the last 12 months in UK higher education

Nottingham pedal power raises £750K

The most successful University of Nottingham Life Cycle event has smashed its original fundraising target to raise £750K

Kent to receive £75m capital injection

Teaching and research facilities at the University of Kent are to benefit from a £75m cash injection from the European Investment Bank (EIB)

Facilities Show 2015 builds momentum

The UK’s largest facilities management event, Facilities Show, is fast gathering momentum for the 2015 edition

Manage your sustainability performance

The EAUC gives UK universities the freedom to shape what sustainability means for them and help to improve performance

Funding update at Wellcome Trust

The Wellcome Trust has launched an evolution of its funding framework to help support excellent research in the UK and worldwide

New Deputy VC for UWE

The University of the West of England has appointed Helen Lloyd Wildman as Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Chief Operating Officer

Head to the Creative Quarter

Young people from 13-19 will be offered the chance to explore life and careers in the creative industries at Creative Quarter

Twitter makes teen girls happier

Twitter makes teenage girls happier than Facebook according to research conducted by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan)

Enterprise on show for Minister

Greg Clark MP, Minister for Universities, Science and Cities recently visited The University of Nottingham Innovation Park

December edition of IET is out now!

The December issue of Independent Education Today magazine is now available to download from our website and app store

Heritage windows complete the picture

The University of Manchester’s neo-classical Samuel Alexander building has been renovated as part of a £14m refurbishment project