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Seeing the green light

The HE sector will, no doubt, wish to consider how best to reduce energy costs. Jason Prosser ...

What parallels can we make?

Giles Poyner, owner of brand design company Holman Group, highlights the lessons we could lear...

BPF lobbies for UK bill change

The British Property Federation (BPF) has welcomed a recent change made to the Immigration Bil...

Downing Street award for Coventry

Coventry University's business school has been awarded a prestigious accolade at 10 Downing St...

New development bank for Wales?

An independent panel has been set up to explore feasibility of a development bank for Wales, c...

Australian student debt could double

Universities Australia has called for a rethink on the design of the proposed changes to the s...

Shared services: a brave new world?

Gareth Edwards and David Hansom, from leading national education law firm Veale Wasbrough Viza...

Investing in HE marketing

According to Justin Shaw, more value is being placed on university marketing in response to hi...

How to... get stuff done

Increasing efficiency and productivity can produce revenue-boosting results. Emily Perry, Dire...

Strategic Thinking

An increasing number of universities are outsourcing their services in a bid to cut costs and ...

Building your brand

UK universities are beginning to employ the services of specialist branding agencies in order ...

City University prepares law grads

City University London has introduced a compulsory Graduate Market and Employability module fo...

Nottingham secures £162m new support

More than 1,200 PhD students will have their studies funded thanks to record levels of funding...

De Montford joins with Unite Foundation

De Montfort University and the Unite Foundation will offer five scholarships to young people f...

De Montfort offer new scholarships

De Montfort University increase access to higher education for, disadvantaged young people, in...

UCU stamp out casual contracts

Members of the UCU are taking part in a day of action to draw attention to the number of HE st...

Hello good buys

Damon Jones looks at some of the diverse frameworks available which improve purchasing prowess...

Huddersfield joins Santander HE network

Santander will grant £32m to UK universities over the next three years as part of its long-ter...

Building a pricing organisation

David Smith, director at Simon-Kucher & Partners, gives his take on pricing strategies for UK...

Tuition-fee savings 'highly uncertain'

Government reforms to HE finance currently estimated to save little, and long-run impact on pu...

The value of university endowments

Rachel Tonkin, Senior Associate at VWV, explains how to adopt a total return approach to inves...

Derby set to receive multi-million boost

University of Derby will receive millions of pounds from the Government's Regional Growth Fund...

Surrey adds £1.4 billion to UK economy

Through its own Research Park, the University of Surrey has also supported almost 16,200 jobs ...

HE economy input increases by 24%

Universities€™ generated £73bn of output and accounted for 2.7% of all UK employment, accordin...

'Keep it Clever' campaign launched

Universities Australia has developed a 'keep it clever'€™ campaign, to ensure suitable investm...

Crowdfunding boost for York projects

The UK's first bespoke university crowdfunding platform YuStart has brought success for three ...

All in the planning

Polly Reynolds looks at changes to the planning process and the implications for higher educat...

HEFCE allocates £3bn to HE

HEFCE will allocate £3.88bn to 130 universities and HE colleges and 212 FE colleges for the ac...

College contributes £185m

The financial impact of Lincoln College on the local economy has been revealed in a report pub...

Value for money

David Smith, director at Simon-Kucher & Partners explains how we can adopt a more value-based ...

London Met students top UK fundraisers

Students from London Metropolitan University have been named the UK's top fundraisers in a com...

New film shows visa issues for students

A film was launched at the House of Commons to help talented global students get to grips with...

Students do the math

The University of Findlay is launching an online total degree cost calculator to help students...

University helps businesses tech leap

University of Nottingham is awarded £1.2m in funding to help growing businesses develop techno...

SME funding boost from Nottingham

The University of Nottingham has picked up funding worth £1.2m to help six small/medium sized ...

Bournemouth pioneers pre-paid card tech

A new pre-paid money card concept that rewards responsible student spending has been introduce...

A new disclosure regime for pensions

Mark Poulston provides an overview of the new pensions disclosure regulations and their impact...

Don'™t let work become a pain

Rishi Loatey, from the British Chiropractic Association (BCA) discusses the impact technology ...

Skating on thin ice

Last week, academics at Cambridge called on the university to change the way it appoints staff...

Teaching clocks up unpaid overtime

Teaching and educational professionals are the group of workers most likely to be putting in u...