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‘UTAX Assist’ for SIMS software users
‘UTAX Assist’ is just one of a number of cost-effective and practical educational support software modules available from UTAX (UK) Ltd
OU awarded £1m research funding
The OU has been awarded a major grant from The Leverhulme Trust to enable 18 new PhD scholarships
New Turbocharger Institute launch
Professor Isobel Pollock, former president of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, officially opens the new Institute
£5m ‘superlab’ for Coventry
Coventry University’s flagship new Science and Health Building, due for completion in 2017, has been awarded a £4.9 million grant by HEFCE
Dundee launches its first MOOC
The University of Dundee is set to offer its first Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on the FutureLearn platform
Review of the year: 2014
A panel of HE professionals take a look back at the highs and lows of higher education in 2014 and give their predictions for the year ahead
Coventry embraces online learning
Coventry University College has unveiled plans to launch a programme of online degrees in 2015 to better meet the needs of its students
'Tis the seasoning
Peter Walters, Keele University’s Executive Chef, time travels to serve up an alternative to the traditional Christmas lunch
Choose a managed internet service
More and more UK universities are choosing StudentCom to provide their internet service due to ever increasing technology demands
Top tips for improving cyber security
Having to respond to cyber security incidents can seem like a never-ending task, says Lee Harrigan-Green, senior CSIRT member, Jisc
A fresh start
Peter Walters, Keele University’s Executive Chef tells us how to kick-start the New Year by refreshing our cookery style
Online degree gets PM’s support
A new online degree supported by the Prime Minister is aiming to tackle a skills gap in UK employers’ information risk management
Scottish student scheme goes ahead
Unite Students has secured planning approval for its fifth development providing student accommodation in Aberdeen
New marketing head at UCAS Media
UCAS Media appoints Head of Education Marketing & Advertising to transform its service to education providers
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Is social media the new common room?

Today’s students see technology as fun, not an add-on. Nicola Yeeles examines the value of social media in higher education

What lies ahead

University Business asks a panel of higher education professionals: what are the major challenges across the sector for 2015?

Assessing employability

Harish Jyawali, Senior lecturer at Greenwich School of Management uncovers the issues in work related assessment

£13m student living at UWE Bristol

UWE Bristol has unveiled its new £13m student accommodation - Wallscourt Park Residences - with almost 400 new rooms on offer

Nottingham wins £1.2m research contract

The University of Nottingham is working on a big project to bring new wing design, manufacturing and assembly technologies

Record numbers placed at UK unis

The number of students placed by UCAS in higher education has exceeded half a million for the first time, says new report

Taking on the high street and winning

Katie Butler shares a fresh approach on transforming retail marketing and building customer loyalty

Prospects Postgrad Awards 2014

More than 150 HE leaders gathered in November at the Midland Hotel in Manchester, for the Prospects Postgraduate Awards 2014

Seamless unification

Andy Makeham, MD of Compass Computer Consultants, tells us about ProUnify, the missing piece in the education technology software puzzle

Game-changing facilities for Staffs

Staffordshire University has announced more than £12m investment in new computing and games facilities at its Stoke-on-Trent campus

Grand opening for new York facility

Government’s chief scientific advisor Sir Mark Walport opens new science teaching and learning building at York

£1m for Edinburgh Global Academies

Some of the biggest challenges facing mankind will be investigated in a study by the University’s four Global Academies