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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

HEFCE awards £9.7m to Alliance Manchester Business School

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

Building resilience

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

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...

Nottingham's new scholarship fund for international students

The £500 fund will offer scholarships ranging from £2,500 to £6,000 offset against the first y...

Could the TEF be a disservice to the sector?

Acting Director of the Russell Group Dr Tim Bradshaw blogs on the new Teaching Excellence Fram...

Changing models of course delivery planning for the future

VWV's Bettina Rigg and Clive Read: Legal issues that institutions need to know for the future

Are poor students destined to earn less?

Study reveals why students from lower socio-economic backgrounds earn less

The University of London to modernise operations with Unit4

Unit4 Business World Finance, Research, Human Resources and Payroll will be hosted in a privat...

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

NI's top students join Civica Scholarship Programme

The programme, which aims to nurture fresh talent in the UK IT sector, was launched in 2008

£7million HEFCE funding to address student outcomes

Funding council's Catalyst Fund aims to tackle barriers to student success 

Plymouth launches financial support and mentoring programme

The programme for engineering students has been created in response to the shortfall in the nu...

2017 - A year of change or keep calm and carry on?

VWV's Clive Read recaps the surprising outcomes of 2016 and asks, how do universities address ...

Exciting times ahead for CUBO

CUBO seeks to sharpen its focus in response to challenging times in the HE sector

HE and the pensions dilemma

Universities must act now to minimise any damage and disruption that pensions revelations are ...

Dundee partners with TechnologyOne

University of Dundee signs seven-year partnership with TechnologyOne to underpin business tran...

Spring Budget reveals increased investment in STEM education

Chancellor Phillip Hammond's first budget announcements focused on technical education and ind...

Edtech: Key issues and potential elephant traps

VWV's Serena Tierney looks at some of the issues that a university should address when it deci...

New recruits - how can HE source top talent?

Keri Beckingham looks at the ways universities manage recruitment processes to ensure staff de...

UWE invests £37 million in creative industries

UWE Bristol has invested £15m on the City Campus since 2012, and this phase will see a further...

Wolverhampton secures funds for regeneration partnership

£8 million fund provides catalyst for building growth in Black Country

299 universities and colleges take part in year 2 of the TEF

Universities, colleges and alternative providers of higher education chose to take part in the...

The more things change

Professor Zahir Irani discusses the current battle in the House of Lords over reforms to the H...

Students willing to pay premium for education

Students willing to pay more in tuition fees to receive more personal teaching at university, ...