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Catering & hospitality View all

HobSafe at home in any kitchen

Sponsored: The quality of accommodation plays an important part in helping students feel at ho...

UK Young Restaurant Team of the Year goes Latin American

A Latin American theme will be the challenge for the teams selected for the 7th annual UK Youn...

TUCO Winter Conference - Ethical business tops agenda

Caterers from across the UK's FE and HE sector head to the University of Strathclyde in Glasgo...

Raymond Blanc OBE announced for Skills for Chefs Conference

The 21st Skills for Chefs Conference in Sheffield will commence with an exciting opening event...

Establishing a values-driven business

University caterers will get together at the TUCO Winter Conference tomorrow (6th December) to...

A year in the life of culinary provision

By Professor David Russell, written in partnership with Charlotte Harbour

TUCO and the global larder

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

Food for thought

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

Estates View all

Chichester Engineering and Digital Tech Park almost complete

The University of Chichester celebrated the landmark construction with a topping-out ceremony ...

Bricks and mortar: the student property sector

Investment in student property has soared in recent years, and as providers focus on capacity,...

College & university: Civic centres for the 21st Century?

by Philip Watson, UK Design Director at Atkins

Newcastle's £50m innovation centre given go-ahead

Permission has been granted to build a major new development in the heart of Newcastle

The changing face of educational buildings

Atkins' Philip Watson explores how universities can move towards more collaborative, and socia...

Bristol submits plans for £300 million enterprise campus

The University of Bristol has submitted an outline planning application for its new £300 milli...

New science and health building opens at Coventry University

The £59m facility features hospital wards, an ambulance, operating theatre and running track,...

Tech transforms student letting as new app launched by SPCE

50,000 rooms already available through revolutionary student letting app, partnered with Exper...

Events View all

Jan/Feb issue of Independent Education Today has landed!

In 'The Arts Issue' we explore the future of creativity and how independent schools are embrac...

UB January 2018 issue out now

The latest issue of University Business is now available to view online, for free!

ET December/January is here!

From AI to Bett, we look at how 2017 has influenced the edtech sector, and what might be in st...

CUBO Winter Conference 2017 reviewed

The event centred around the theme of innovation and how it is key to business success

Meet the unis at Student Accommodation Conference & Awards

Network with 50+ university decision-makers in December

Sheffield Uni leads work to aid wider participation

The institution is joining OFFA to lead a symposium on Widening Participation, 'marking a ste...

Coventry wins National Business Award

Coventry has been named winner of the Duke of York Award for University Entrepreneurship, at t...

Patrick Awuah presented with WISE Prize for Education 2017

The founder of Ashesi University College in Ghana was welcomed onstage by Her Highness Sheikha...

Facilities View all

30K student bed spaces provided in 2017

Supply of studio rooms has more than doubled since 2014 with 97% of these provided by the priv...

Bristol unveils plans for flagship £80 million library

A new library development is to be built at the heart of the University of Bristol's Clifton c...

High achievement at the University of Derby

A topping out ceremony has taken place at the institution's multi-million pound student accomm...

Sussex Uni appoints Mace as construction partner

The company has won the tender for the new Life Sciences facility

BAM to work on new £42m City Law School building

The new building at City, University of London will respect local residential developments and...

Doing CCTV the right way

Deploy CCTV surveillance systems responsibly and ensuring proper safeguards are in place

Ferco: education seating made better

SPONSORED: Nicola Haw explains how the Collaborative Wave promotes active and inclusive learni...

Accommodating today's students

Acceptable living has become aspirational living as HE invests in and diversifying accommodati...

Finance, legal, HR View all

University of Law launches Sadiq Khan Scholarship

A new scholarship in honour of the Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, offers funding to one talented...

Investing in engagement

Partnerships and community engagement are key to fuelling the regeneration for universities, s...

Commercial business at UK universities is thriving

Faye Sully looks at how CUBO member institutions are becoming increasingly sophisticated in th...

Six practical tips to help you manage complex procurements

Many universities are investing in high-value capital projects, a process that takes time, pre...

What is GDPR?

By Kit Good, Data Protection and Information Compliance Manager for University of London

Why Vice-Chancellor pay is not so cut and dried

The issue of pay in universities is complex and the situation is more nuanced than it might se...

Russell Group generates £87 billion annually

Research-focused universities are injecting nearly £87 billion into the national economy every...

Most Brits say costs would stop them from attending uni

More than 50% of people would choose not to attend university if they were to start today, due...

International View all

Global outlook for international higher education improves

The thirst for cross-cultural experience is driving an increased interest in attending univers...

Scottish unis offer £6m in scholarships to Indian students

Students from India studying in the country have access to £6m+ in scholarships, with over £1m...

Drop in interest for overseas study

Interest in study abroad weakening amongst UK students, British Council survey finds

Go International to try more, do more, fear less

That's the advice University of Northampton student Simmone Mclean gives as she discusses her ...

University courses return to Stafford Beaconside

The University of Wolverhampton has signed an agreement with New Beacon Group to deliver highe...

Online Application Open for Ecole Poly's Bachelor Programme

2018-2019 online applications for admission to the three-year course are underway

Sheffield Uni celebrates 30th anniversary of Erasmus+

The world's largest exchange scheme has helped transform the lives of thousands of its student...

University of Leicester opens international campus in China

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

People View all

Prof Dame Jane Francis announced as new Chancellor of Leeds

Director of the British Antarctic Survey, Professor Dame Jane Francis, has been announced as t...

Global engineering award won by Sunderland student

The computer science student's research makes sense of useful information amongst 'meaningless...

Further education is a lifetime pursuit

Greta Paa-Kerner, Principal Lecturer at Bucks New University, discusses the importance of life...

Artists awarded Leeds Uni Cultural Institute fellowships

The trio will collaborate with research scientists to create work in a new programme supportin...

Footballing legend receives Honorary Fellowship

David Moyes accepts prestigious academic award for his contribution to football

Study social media management with a digital media expert

The BA(Hons) course at the University of Sunderland will now be headed by a leading social med...

Leading film director honoured by Leeds Arts University

Clio Barnard has received the institution's first-ever first honorary Master of Arts degree

Bath appoints Pro-V-C

The University of Bath has appointed Professor Jeremy Bradshaw to the new role of Pro-Vice-Cha...

Research View all

Teens & technology: The expectations of tomorrow's students

Sponsored: Student accommodation experts, ASK4, reveals results of research into the connected...

European universities call for win-win Brexit research deal

Groups representing 58 top universities have urged Brexit negotiators to secure a positive out...

Top public school alumni far more likely in elite positions

Pupils who attended the 9 leading public schools are 94 times more likely to reach the most po...

Most international students 'don't value' two-year degrees

The finding comes from a survey of more than 2,700 international students who are considering ...

Sodexo's global view

The company's International Student Lifestyle Survey reveals global student accommodation tren...

Boost for entrepreneurs with multi-million initiative

The University of Leeds is one of three universities partnering in a £5 million programme to h...

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...

Sports & leisure View all

Being fighting fit helps students make the most of uni

Universities can help improve student well being, and results, through the provision of access...

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 ...

Students View all

Help on demand a must for Gen Z

SPONSORED: Natalie Nezhati, edtech specialist, contemplates the study support expectations of ...

Henley Business School and EY to offer apprenticeships

School announces a strategic collaboration with global professional services firm EY to design...

Helping students find their individual career pathways

How colleges can adopt a business model that will meet students' needs

Manchester Met and Asda launch retail degree apprenticeship

Manchester Metropolitan University and Asda have launched a Chartered Manager Degree Apprentic...

StudentTenant.com reports on UK's student living costs

The UK Student Accommodation Index reveals the most expensive and affordable cities for studen...

Initiative aims to combat attrition rates

Over 17,000 students will take part in an initiative allowing lecturers, tutors and university...

A relentless circle of elitism?

Oxbridge has come under fire recently, as reports reveal a shocking lack of diversity. Capital...

Working during university - how to do it right

Emily Jones explores how today's students can strike the right balance between study and work....

Sustainability View all

GSK Carbon Neutral Lab for Sustainable Chemistry case study

Sponsored: Nottingham Uni's GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory is a highly sustainable ...

Manchester Metropolitan ranked as UK's greenest university

The university's accolade is another example of their commitment to sustainability

TUCO launches dedicated waste management framework

 The University Caterers Organisation (TUCO) has launched a dedicated sustainable food waste m...

University of Sussex switches onto solar

The Brighton-based institution's installation totals more than 3,000 solar panels, as it aims ...

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...

Technology View all

Durham top for on-campus wi-fi

Durham University is the top university for on-campus wi-fi, according to data compiled by Stu...

Is your Library really 24/7?

SPONSORED: James Breakell, UK Managing Director of D-Tech International, looks for potential i...

How technology is helping educate less-fortunate countries

Technology has made it possible for developing countries to transform themselves into emerging...

Improving student experience with self-service device loans

By Debbie Exley, Events and Marketing Executive, Lapsafe

10 HE trends driving student success in 2018

Matt Searles, Industry Director Education at Unit4 recommends 10 areas of focus for higher edu...

Full STEAM ahead at Birmingham City University

University's STEAMhouse visited by the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Spor...

Laptop-loan solution by D-Tech International

SPONSORED: D-Tech International installs laptop-loan solution at University of Sheffield

Clear future for young engineer

Recent graduate Jordan Davison has patented a pioneering nanotechnology coating that could sav...