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Catering & hospitality View all

Scottish university goes gluten-free

University collaboration signals recipe for success for Edinburgh food firm

Wrexham Glyndwr gets catering overhaul 

New coffee shops and food outlets are among £200,000 of improvements to catering facilities...

Taking the heat out of food safety and hygiene obligations

Checkit removes the pen-and-paper burden of daily catering checks

Waste not want not

Matt White, Chair of TUCO, discusses the environmental impact of food waste in the HE sector

Turning up the heat

Keri Beckingham looks at the ways that unis are adapting their catering offering in order to c...

Winners announced at TUCO Competitions

150 HE caterers go head-to-head to compete in a series of food and drink challenges

Bringing environmentally-friendly drinking water to HE

Unis are advised to promote the use of reusable bottles instead of pre-bottled water, having a...

Think global, act local - the power of collaborative working

With the ease of travel and the power of social media, students are among the first to discove...

Estates View all

Boosting operational control for HE security

Security operations in the university sector are increasingly looking for clever ways of plann...

A warm welcome

Award-winning off-site construction lays down the welcome mat

Ahead of the Curve

David Hubbleday explains how Ferco's ARC One seat is enhancing learning spaces

CUBO 2017 - shortlist revealed

The CUBO awards take place on the 28th June at the University of Kent

Rooftop milestone for BCU new-building

Finishing touches made to £41 million university building in Birmingham

Art college invests in new facilities 

Plymouth College of Art invests in city centre home for Foundation Diploma in Art & Design stu...

Managing your estate, avoiding the surprises

How can you futureproof your campus to avoid unexpected shocks and expenditure?

Bond Bryan to design Nottingham College City Hub new campus

The City Hub building is part of a wider regeneration scheme for the Broadmarsh area

Events View all

A new look for ASRA

From the keynote speaker to the conference dinner, the south-eastern sun certainly shone on th...

The STEM Gender Equality Congress returns for 2017

The annual congress is held in Berlin this year, bringing together experts in gender equality ...

Greater gender diversity needed in HE

HE playing field between men and women needs to be levelled, according to keynote speakers at ...

What's new at IFSEC 2017?

If you thought IFSEC was just wall to wall CCTV, think again

UB June issue out now!

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

Bath Community Festival draws thousands of visitors

More than 8,000 people celebrated the University of Bath's 50th year with a free community fes...

Green Gown Awards 2017

Awarding sustainability excellence

A rallying call for openness at IHEF17

As you would expect from the title, this year's Universities UK's International Higher Educati...

Facilities View all

Kingston Uni's new STEM facilities put fire safety first

The state-of-the-art facilities are just in time for the university to celebrate its 25th birt...

Safe and sound

Steve Wright looks at some of the measures that are making modern campuses as safe and secure ...

D-Tech teams up with University of Oxford

D-Tech recently completes an RFID installation at St. Anne's College

A DILAX Case Study: The University of Cambridge

DILAX provides accurate insights into occupancy and space utilisation at leading University

Britcon revamp for York Central Hall

The Yorkshire team at Britcon has been appointed to refurbish the University of York's Central...

Wolverhampton celebrates super campus construction

The University of Wolverhampton says its £250 million project is an investment into the region...

Altro's harmonious ranges strike the right chord

Altro has launched three new complimentary flooring ranges

New £55m home for UWE Faculty of Business and Law

The million-pound project is part of the University of West England's £300m capital investment...

Finance, legal, HR View all

Using technology to transform the back office

Can technology and better procurement play a role in generating front-line service improvement...

Keeping the show on the road

JLT Group's Adrian Humphreys explains the importance of offering benefit schemes to the modern...

HE must not become the victim of uncertainty

Universities must not be distracted from shaping their futures while waiting for the general e...

Donations to UK universities surpass £1bn milestone

UK universities record-braking philanthropic giving surpasses £1 billion-a-year for the first ...

Rent guarantee schemes for students

VWV's David Emanuel discusses the ways unis can assist their students to make life a little ea...

Government funding for universities

To be sustainable in the long term, universities have to think very carefully about how they w...

Bath's new scholarships to offer more than financial support

The University of Bath's new scholarship will provide low income students with support with pl...

How to negotiate the perfect contract

By Martin Hudson, Head of Procurement Client Management at Pelican Procurement Services

International View all

University of Southampton introduce admissions policy for IB

University of Southampton is the first Russell Group University to officially recognise the IB...

Local university, international impact

Newcastle University is increasing its impact both at home and abroad, with an ever-expanding ...

New partnership sparks foreign language speaker drive

Foreign language speakers are being offered a career change in a unique partnership between th...

Georgia on Sunderland's mind

Sunderland celebrates exciting new research and exchange opportunities in Sport and Exercise S...

A very British celebration for Bristol graduates in Beijing

Almost 400 new alumni of the University of Bristol celebrated their graduation at a ceremony i...

The best young unis in the world

Times Higher Education reveals the world's top 200 universities under the age of 50 years in a...

UK and Brazil collaborate on environmental education

The Federal University of Brazil and the University of Wolverhampton are joining forces to edu...

Northampton academic enhancing HE in Iraq

An academic from the University of Northampton has been praised for his contribution to higher...

People View all

Sussex appoints new Estates Director

The University of Sussex has appointed a new Director of Estates to oversee a major £500-milli...

Global CEO for LSBF

Rathakrishnan Govind has been appointed London School of Business and Finance's Global CEO

New deputy V-C for Cumbria

Professor Patricia Livsey returns to the university, after working for the NHS

Leicester scientist wins industry award

Professor Emma Raven receives Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award

BCU recognised for gender equality

National award marks Birmingham City University's commitment to advancing gender equality

AUDE appoints new Chair

The Association of University Directors of Estates (AUDE) appoint Mike Clark as chair 

What we've learned in our first year as Arden University

Deputy CEO Victoria Stakelum reflects on an exciting 12 months of change, challenges and achie...

The University of Law awards Sadiq Khan

The University of Law has awarded Honorary Doctorates to two of its most high profile alumni

Research View all

Junior school pupils get a taste of university

Groundbreaking partnership is underway between University of Glasgow and Kelvinside Academy

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...

University strategies, how are they created?

By Justin Shaw, Managing Director, Communications Management

UCA researcher investigates gender imbalance

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

Cardiff researchers to monitor hate crime around Brexit

Social Data Science Lab awarded £250,000 grant to set up centre to monitor Brexit-related hate...

Jo Johnson opens new £3m multi-agency research hub

Universities minister opens Cranfield University/NCAS Centre for Atmospheric and Emissions Res...

Online tracking of study habits could lead to better grades

Nearly half of students say they'd get better grades if universities tracked their study habit...

Huddersfield secures £30m for Future Metrology Hub

The new Research Hub is one of six created by funding from Engineering and Physical Sciences R...

Sports & leisure View all

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...

Wolverhampton opens new 3G facility

The state-of-the-art pitch is set to dramatically raise football participation

Project shows pupils benefits of outdoor learning

Pupils in Devon's schools are being encouraged to interact more with the natural environment

Students View all

Coventry and Bath move up Guardian University Guide

The annual guide for the top-ranking universities in the UK has today been released by British...

Mental health MOOCs launched at Reading and Monash 

Monash, Reading and FutureLearn collaborate to address mental illness and wellbeing during Men...

Russell Group sets out General Election priorities

Group of leading UK universities list visa and immigration system, Brexit and the student expe...

What do students really think of Brexit?

Hobsons research reveals views of international students on Brexit, Trump, and the importance ...

More than just a place to sleep

New research from StudentCom has revealed the importance of quality accommodation in universit...

Design for dementia 

RGU's Architecture and Occupational Therapy students join forces to design for dementia

Cranfield launches MBA in Energy

Cranfield School of Management is now taking applications for a new MBA in Energy programme, s...

Controlling the demands of campus life

Instead of debt and uncertainties, let's ensure our students leave uni with healthy minds and ...

Sustainability View all

Nottingham Uni to build sustainable research facility

The £5.4m research facility has been designed to Passivhaus and BREEAM standards

The educated choice for energy saving

Energy storage offers a tailored solution for educational facilities across the country

Integration the key to student security

The University of Birmingham educates over 30,000 students, with more than 6,000 doors providi...

Energy and Estates: reducing costs

Universities can continually monitor teaching space utilisation and reduce energy costs, says ...

Funding for rainforest project secured

New £5m project is to be launched by Wolverhampton to transform the lives of people in the Con...

Reading reduces carbon emissions and saves £17 million

The University of Reading has cut its carbon emissions by 35%, producing a saving of £17 milli...

Leeds students tackle debate on a sustainable future

Inaugural conference at the University of Leeds shares future solutions to sustainability matt...

Online reuse set to save HE £1million

Universities have already saved £3m by sharing resources such as furniture and other equipment...

Technology View all

WannaCry no more

Andy Norton, Risk Officer, EMEA, at SentinelOne, explains how we can protect HE from similar N...

Lessons from the NHS ransomware calamity

In fundamentally open environments such as university campuses, the risk of a cyber attack is ...

Aiding admin

Technological innovation is vital in keeping today's universities ahead, and new developments ...

Cyber security in education

When it comes to cyber security, there is no such thing as locking the stable door after the h...

Why edtech investment should move up the HE priority list

Do budget squeezes mean less spending on technology in higher education?

Cyber security worth '£60m in salaries' in NI

Queen's prof reveals that cyber security industry is on course to generate salaries of £60 mil...

New partnership to offer premium online short courses

US businesses join forces to deliver digital higher education from world-class universities

The rise of 4K in HE

2017 has seen a turning point with manufacturers including Casio entering the market with acce...