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Catering & hospitality View all

Food for thought

Global report reveals student demand for healthy, vegan and free-from foods at UK universities...

Cash out?

Rebecca Paddick asks, are universities ready for a cashless future?

Driving university catering forward

Matt White, Chair of The University Caterers Organisation points out the vital importance of t...

Model behaviour

TUCO research provides insight for university catering growth

The food environment

Professor David Russell discusses the four things that affect student food consumption followi...

Making a strong first impression

By Matt White, Chair of The University Caterers Organisation and Director of Catering, Hotel a...

TUCO reveals food and drink trends

Global food and drink trends driven by need for more meaningful experiences, reveals TUCO repo...

Let's go international

Study trips are great learning experiences and the University Hospitality Seminars (UHS) trip ...

Estates View all

Princess Royal opens Royal Holloway new-build

HRH The Princess Royal opens the new Emily Wilding Davison Building at Royal Holloway, Univers...

Coventry's London campus up for business culture award

The campus has been shortlisted for an accolade in recognition of how its workplace culture ha...

New science centre completed at University of Wolverhampton

The £10m project boasts three storeys of labs, workshops and office space

Plans approved for Durham Teaching and Learning Centre

Durham County Council has approved plans for a new state-of-the-art Centre for Teaching and Le...

UWE Bristol announces plans for engineering building

The University of the West of England plans to develop a state-of-the-art engineering building...

A creative space for everyone

Helen Newman explains how Atkins have encouraged collaborative, creative learning at the Unive...

Creating 'healthy' buildings in HE

Being able to simulate activities in a building, prior to actual construction, can enable inst...

Coventry completes 'capital, city, coast' offering

Coventry University's new London campus officially opens doors to students for the very first...

Events View all

Expert line-up for 'Future of Learning' Event

The inaugural event will bring together cutting-edge thought leadership and inclusive debate t...

Innovation is key to success

CUBO has joined up with some highly innovative people and companies to create an inspiring win...

Wolverhampton experts feature at top US cyber security event 

The two staff members were invited to address delegates at the CyberMaryland 2017 conference

UB November issue out now

The November edition of University Business magazine, the property issue, is now available to ...

ET October/November is here!

This issue focuses on innovation in edtech, and how tech tools and pedagogical developments ar...

QMU to host international WomenBeing Conference

Queen Margaret University has teamed up with the Edinburgh-based WomenBeing Project to host th...

CUBO gears up professional development in 2017-18

Feedback from CUBO's biggest-ever conference at Kent in June revealed a desire for greater bus...

Spotlight on education buildings in Scotland at new event

Policy professionals are set to gather for the first Education Buildings Scotland exhibition, ...

Facilities View all

Sparks fly at Southampton Solent

UB editor Rebecca Paddick visits The Spark, a £33m teaching and learning building aimed at enc...

Investing in student buildings from the ground up

How ongoing maintenance can prolong the five-star appeal of student properties

Wolverhampton shows TV architect amazing spaces

The University of Wolverhampton hosts visit by celebrity architect, George Clarke, showing him...

Greenwich students welcome upgraded halls

The university's refurbishment includes giving a facelift to a Grade II listed building and in...

Warwick Business School expands its London base at The Shard

Increasing its footprint at the Southwark landmark by 50% will allow the school to grow its ex...

Willmott Dixon to work with three Midlands universities

University of Warwick, Coventry University and University of Birmingham are all undergoing ren...

How smart was your enrolment?

Using Your Website to Chart a Pathway to Career Destination

Using Your Website to Chart a Clear Pathway to Successful Career Destinations

Finance, legal, HR View all

£250k grant boosts Winchester Uni's social mobility

The investment in degree apprenticeships is part of a share of £4.9m awarded by the Higher Edu...

HEFCE funds help HE tackle hate crime

Universities and colleges receive £1.8 million to tackle hate crime and online harassment

Alternative HE funding: one size won't fit all

The new report from Policy Connect calls for reform in HE student funding to allow for a more ...

GDPR - the impact on university business

Universities that are not already preparing to introduce their staff to new requirements have ...

Myth busting: Candidate referencing

References are key to the recruitment process, but some common misconceptions have made it les...

Finding a first-class university leader

Juliet Taylor explains the four factors that recruitment panels within HE should consider in t...

Why you can't brand a university

Ian Allison, Strategic Creative Director, Instinctif Partners, talks about the challenges of c...

High street vs campus

TUCO research looks at the price divide between universities and the high street

International View all

University of Leicester opens international campus in China

The institution is partnering with one of the strongest universities in China to offer STEM su...

Forging international ties in the wake of Brexit

Diversity Travel's Christopher Airey says broadening horizons is key to sustaining our Great B...

The benefits of interning abroad

The international experience offers 'immeasurable value in the modern world,' says Matthew Ba...

Number of international students studying online soars

The number of international students choosing online courses at UK universities has risen dram...

Inclusion is key for HE

Principal of University of the West of Scotland (UWS), Craig Mahoney explains why inclusion mu...

How is business education developing across the world?

By Rebecca Taylor, Executive Dean at the Open University Business School

Not your average halls

StudentTenant.com has uncovered some of the world's most weird and wonderful student accommoda...

How can the UK retain its appeal to international students?

Christopher Airey, Managing Director at Diversity Travel discusses maintaining international s...

People View all

Young Software Engineer of the Year is St Andrews graduate

The Scottish software engineering awards were held in front of 450 guests from across the indu...

Hillary Clinton receives honorary doctorate

Former US secretary of state awarded degree of Doctor of Laws from Swansea University

Simon Armitage appointed Leeds Uni's Professor of Poetry

An alumnus of the university, the world-renowned poet is the first person to fill the role

Plymouth College of Art instals new Vice Principal

Christy Johnson has been appointed 'to oversee continued innovation' at the institution

New Chief Operating Officer at Leeds Trinity University

Phill Dixon arrives with a wealth of experience in both the public and private sectors

Magdelene Odundo named UCA's next Chancellor

Professor Magdalene Odundo OBE, is to become Chancellor of The University for the Creative Art...

New senior academic appointments at QMU

New senior academic management appointments have been made at Queen Margaret University (QMU),...

Creating more bang for their buck

Steve Hawkins, European Divisional Director Student Living by Sodexo, talks the student experi...

Research View all

Student lifestyle - trends from around the world

Sodexo's first International University Lifestyle Survey asks: how do UK students compare to ...

Ulster leads major international research projects

Ulster University secures £3.7m funding to improve health outcomes for older people in rural l...

Ulster leads £6m drinking water research

Research project will pioneer safe water solutions for the developing world

Students unwilling to disclose mental health conditions

Universities could do more to reassure students that information about mental health will rem...

St Gemma's to be UK's 1st formal university teaching hospice

The new agreement will allow the hospice to use the latest research in training

Brunel teams up with NHS for Health Science centre

New centre will be the gateway to integrated health education and research

The Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF): Implications for HE

Dr Nena Skrbic, Head of Teacher Education at Leeds City College, discusses the TEF and its imp...

Underprivileged teens more likely to give up uni ambitions

Early intervention to raise expectations could increase the number of teenagers from less pri...

Sports & leisure View all

Sports plans approved at Northampton

The University of Northampton's plans to boost the sporting and teaching facilities at Watersi...

Going for gold

Keri Beckingham finds out why it's so important for today's universities to offer top-class sp...

Hertfordshire reveals new sports courses for 2018

The University of Hertfordshire is launching a range of new sport related courses for Septembe...

Abertay appoints first Professor of Duty of Care in Sport

Prof David Lavallee will lead a programme of research and education on issues affecting the tr...

Staffordshire launches accelerated football degree

Two-year degree puts aspiring football coaches ahead of the game

Cutting-edge sporting facilities in Wales to open early 2018

The Sport Park will house a specialist centre for strength and conditioning, with 12 lifting p...

Wasps at Coventry - a management course with a difference

The MA Managing and Leading People course will see Coventry University team up with Wasps to ...

FA backs Chichester women's high-performance football centre

The plans are part of the Football Association's aim to double female participation rates in f...

Students View all

Re-thinking the student of today

FutureLearn's Simon Nelson addresses the need for higher ed institutions to consider who their...

Can we stop students leaving?

By Einita Sohal, ASRA Training Officer and University Partnerships Manager at Unite Students

Mapping career pathways online

Too often, universities undersell the link between degrees and careers. Your website can be di...

New work experience initiative launched by IET

The Institute of Engineering and Technology leads recommendations for a government-led nationa...

Content (and connectivity) is king

The ASK4 network gives students in accommodation access to their most valued platforms with re...

LSE announces socially-focused MBA-style programme

The London institution claims the initiative will be the first of its kind in the UK

QMUL launches university innovations scheme

Queen Mary University of London is offering a chance to invest in new technologies developed b...

What's the key to offering the best student experience?

Colin Mansell, founder and CEO of RED Academy, is here to tell us

Sustainability View all

Bucks New University recognised for carbon reduction

The institution has received a Brite Green Top 10 University Carbon Reduction Award for its ef...

Higher education sector reduces carbon emissions

Brite Green reports that although emissions fell by seven per cent in 2015/16, the sector is s...

Premium drinking water, sustainable and cost effective

Through installing BRITA Vivreau's Table Water Bottling System and ViTaps, the University of L...

Drinking Water Systems: accessible and sustainable

Universities are under increasing pressure to evidence that their facilities are both accessib...

Newcastle students design and build new wildlife hide

Completion of Bakethin Hide at Kielder demonstrates the opportunities of learning by doing

HE pushes forward with sustainability targets

Universities and Colleges leading the way in commitment to global transformation

Falmouth University and CEG Digital go Greener

Not-for-profit A Greener Festival is offering a new online course in environmental assessing ...

Bournemouth to roll out JUMP programme to all 2K employees

Bournemouth was the fourth UK university to implement the JUMP engagement programme, which rew...

Technology View all

The smarter campus

Scientia is the leading provider of academic timetabling and resource management software for ...

Harper Adams launch Holo-cow! learning tool

Holographic, interactive cows are being brought into the classroom thanks to the latest Mixed ...

Prefect has Lot 20 under Control

Prefect Controls explain that Lot 20 is EU Ecodesign legislation applying to electric heating,...

Developing nations to receive free digital upgrades

Learners from developing nations given access to UK education through the Study UK campaign

MOOCs' massive potential

Despite coming a long way, we've still only just scratched the surface of what the massive ope...

How smart was your enrolment?

Wireless locking technology can create a number of benefits, including a streamlined enrolmen...

School's out: reimagining education

With a huge global shortage in trained teachers - and 27 million more required by 2030 - to wh...

FutureLearn partners with New York Institute of Finance

NYIF is working with the online learning platform to deliver Wall Street's online training pro...