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Catering & hospitality View all

Sheffield College win Skills for Chefs Gala Awards top prize

The team won UK Young Restaurant Team of the Year 2017, celebrating their win at the awards di...

Vale Academy Trust

An interview with Sally Cox, Trust Catering Manager at the Vale Academy Trust in Oxfordshire

Navigating allergen legislation

TUCO's chair Matt White outlines the organisation's allergens checklist

Carmel Education Trust

The Carmel Education Trust has overarching accountability and governance of a number of academ...

Skills for Chefs celebrate 20th anniversary conference

More than 200 chefs have made the annual pilgrimage to Sheffield for the 20th Anniversary of t...

High street food and drink costs rise by 48%

Research by The University Caterers Organisation (TUCO) sheds light on the ongoing campus vs h...

Scottish university chooses gluten-free food

University collaboration signals recipe for success for Edinburgh food

The science behind event catering

By Matt White, Chair of TUCO and Director of Catering, Hotel and Conference Services at The Un...

Estates View all

'Return to basics' says architect at Westminster event

LK2 Director Andrew Kitchen spoke at the Westminster Higher Education Forum, on the changing s...

Work begins on Aston campus revamp

Work starts on a major redevelopment and refurbishment for Aston University 

Plans revealed for Leeds science building

Planning application submitted for a new £96 million science building on behalf of the Univers...

Cloud-based property reporting from Inventory Hive

The CUBO exhibitor helps student accommodation managers create reports and perform checks in a...

Bristol unveils transformative campus plans

The University of Bristol has revealed its initial vision for the new £300 million campus

New Cambridge accommodation completes first milestone

The University of Cambridge's new district, Eddington sees the completion of its first new bui...

Lincoln unveils £30m science teaching and research facility

The project is part of the university's £130 million capital investment programme

Nottingham Trent gets even more green

Focus Consultants have been hired to help build the start of Nottingham's sustainable Creativi...

Events View all

Then & now: Bath Spa

As it celebrates 70 years of teacher training courses, Professor Kate Reynolds reflects on the...

CUBO 2017: Canterbury campus hosts summer conference

More than 250 HE experts gathered at the University of Kent in Canterbury, for this year's CU...

TUCO Conference returns for 2017

The much-anticipated catering conference returns this year, hosted at the University of Nottin...

UB August issue out now!

The August edition of University Business magazine is now available to download

BCU welcomes hundreds of families for festival

Birmingham City University's inaugural Inspired Family Day was a hit across the midlands

IFSEC International 2017

Borders & Infrastructure Expo makes triumphant debut while Professor Brian Cox draws event's b...

Scotland hosts international HE conference

The Higher Education Teaching and Learning conference held at UWS's Paisley Campus will focus ...

July/August 2017 issue of IE Today is out now!

The international issue of Independent Education Today can now be read online for free

Facilities View all

ASRA - The Student Accommodation People

Karen Burke, ASRA Chair and Accommodation Services Manager at Sheffield Hallam University, wri...

Little things can make a big difference for estate managers

Have you ever thought about how your access control solution can play its part in minimising t...

Estate of play

The major concern facing estates managers post-Brexit: the status of the UK construction marke...

dormakaba builds on long-term collaboration with UWE

dormakaba supplied the university with high-security mechanical locking systems for its new Fa...

Style AND Durability....the best of both worlds?

Never let service levels play second fiddle to price

Recognised throughout the sector for its quality, D-Tech believes that good customer care cont...

PrefectIrus for student wellbeing

Do your student rooms inform you of nuisance noise, failing lights, humidity levels and hot wa...

Growing together

With the support of 2CQR, Bedfordshire's libraries have been developing EM to RFID for the pas...

Finance, legal, HR View all

Building resilience

Why this is crucial to the successful delivery of institutional responses to the challenges fa...

HEFCE awards £9.7m to Alliance Manchester Business School

The Higher Education Funding Council for England has awarded the grant to support the institut...

University of Peterborough plans develop

Funding for the creation of an independent University of Peterborough has now been approved

Vice-chancellor pay, what's the story?

By Jenny Brown, Chief Not for Profit Operating Officer, Grant Thornton UK LLP

Developing leaders in an ever-changing world

As educators, what can we do to change the conversation around leadership, while also equippin...

How to get the most out of your brand review

Refreshed university branding can amplify reputation and greatly influence a student's decisio...

Landmark £10 million gift for Bristol

The University of Bristol has received its largest ever philanthropic gift to support the crea...

Imperial launches MBA scholarship for entrepreneurs

The Business School has announced a new scholarship worth £23,500 designed to attract entrepr...

International View all

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...

Could restricting visas stifle HE?

Restricting student visas will stifle UK higher education's competitive position and open up l...

Duke of York attends China alumni event

Huddersfield's Chancellor commemorates five years of successful operation by the University's ...

A life-changing MBA

How a Warwick Business School MBA helped Kashif Khaleel rebuild his life after fleeing his hom...

Just 1% of refugees reaching HE

Nottingham Trent believes that outreach work can play a vital role in providing the extra supp...

People View all

Honorary Doctorate awarded to Dame Heather Rabbatts

Dame Heather Rabbatts was the first ever female FA board member, and has been celebrated by th...

£40k pledged by UPP Foundation to tackle social problems

The UPP's investment will help students tackle the most pressing social issues in local commun...

Jo Johnson plans university contracts

Minister shares his vision of a higher education sector that 'delivers real value for money' f...

New Dean of Arts at UWE comes from London Film School

Professor Jane Roscoe, Director of LFS, has been appointed as the new Executive Dean for Arts,...

Sir Lenny Henry launches BCU in London

A new networking group for Birmingham City University in London has been launched by Chancello...

Viking House project wins environmental design prize

Amani Radeef wins this year's Max Fordham Environmental Design Prize for her contemporary town...

Nicola Dandridge first Chief Exec for Office for Students

The Office for Students, the new regulatory body from HEFCE, has appointed Nicola Dandridge as...

Bake-Off judge becomes QMU chancellor

Prue Leith CBE installed as university chancellor, and Hollywood film producer awarded honorar...

Research View all

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...

Big Data Institute opens in Oxford

Oxford University's new world-leading research facility is the first centre of its kind in the...

Junior school pupils get a taste of university

Groundbreaking partnership is underway between University of Glasgow and Kelvinside Academy

University strategies, how are they created?

By Justin Shaw, Managing Director, Communications Management

Leeds Trinity explores ways to integrate refugee students

Researcher Dr Helen Hanna has been awarded a grant to travel to Kenya to research new and bett...

UCA researcher investigates gender imbalance

Researcher from the University for the Creative Arts awarded International Network Grant to in...

Sports & leisure View all

MMU invests in women in sport

Scholarship launch at Manchester Metropolitan University aims to boost female representation o...

Southampton Solent University teams up with Pulse

The university has announced a fitness partnership with The Pulse Group

Students on the ball in Wolves partnership 

Sports students at the University of Wolverhampton gain first-hand insight into working in pro...

Giving health a sporting chance

A look at some of the UK's best university sporting facilities and how these developments are ...

RVC Sports and Wellbeing Centre opens doors

The Royal Veterinary College's (RVC) new Sports and Wellbeing Centre, opens to students its Ha...

Gloucestershire unveils new sports campus plans

Gloucestershire releases fly-through video showing plans to create sports hub at Oxstalls camp...

Regent's launches equestrian polo scholarship

Regent's University London has launched the first UK equestrian polo scholarship as part of a ...

Supporting employee health and wellbeing at Leeds Trinity

Leeds Trinity University has invested in a new initiative to help their employees stay happy a...

Students View all

Unis should be more ambitious in approach to mature students

Effective outreach to potential mature students is vital for participation in HE among under-r...

University applications fall by 4%

The number of people applying for UK university places has fallen by more than 25,000, data fr...

What TEF really means

Kenny Nicholl, Vice President EMEA of Instructure discusses the importance of putting the stud...

How do you attract Generation Z?

Beth Spencer outlines the scope of a brand new whitepaper from MintTwist about engaging with m...

TEF results and the art of being adaptable

Graduates don't just need to make the grade: Being flexible is key to employability, says Stud...

The future of computer science education

Two Sunderland students are shaping the future of computer science in schools, through a prest...

The Duchess of York judges student creations

The Duchess of York judges University of Huddersfield creations to monitor women's heart healt...

Birmingham Business School to drive engineering project

University College Birmingham's Business School has been chosen to drive strategy for the £470...

Sustainability View all

New green scheme launched at Winchester

The University of Winchester will introduce a new programme for sustainability and wellbeing b...

Green for go

They say great minds think alike but, for HE, great minds are thinking green, writes Simon Fry...

HE continues to invest in a sustainable future

Universities see a successful year of energy-efficiency project investment to reduce carbon em...

University of Sussex pledges to 'go greener'

The institution begins the largest solar project in UK higher education

Green Gown Awards finalists announced

Education proving it is key to achieving the sustainable development goals in UK and Ireland

Eco-minded education

Keri Beckingham looks at how universities are adhering to green criteria in order to make thei...

Green laboratory scheme helps Reading achieve 35% emissions

Leading university's £4 million investment leads to significant carbon reduction

EAUC drive sustainability on campus through book reuse

Better World Books and the EAUC announce partnership to make book reuse a priority on UK unive...

Technology View all

AI-based online learning programme launched by VFS & Oxademy

VFS Global's education arm has announced a partnership with Oxademy Technologies to produce a ...

Webinar: How to make managing users simple

Prepare for the September intake and make managing users simple

Eight ways to use a classroom camera or visualiser

With cameras becoming a standard piece of equipment in the classroom, HUE HD tells of their ei...

Making BYOD safe for universities

Matt Green, Client Director for Education, Insight UK, talks the BYOD initiative, and how to e...

Minimising the risk of school cyber attacks

Schools need to ensure they have measures in place to reduce the risk of cyber attacks or 'ped...

New mobile game unlocks molecular secrets

BioBlox2D teaches players how molecules fit together

Sunderland invests £1m into its School of Engineering

The investment at the University of Sunderland will see the state-of-the-art industry-standard...

Students unaware of data use

Less than half of students questioned in a new survey know how their college or university use...