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Playwright joins Manchester Met

Multi award-winning playwright Simon Stephens has been appointed as Manchester Metropolitan Un...

New Vice-Chancellor for Bath Spa

Bath Spa University has appointed Professor Susan Rigby as its next Vice-Chancellor

Review 2017: Maddalaine Ansell, University Alliance

A look back at the year that was in higher education: was it a success for the sector?

Let's stop playing the rankings game

Obsession with inter-university rankings feeds the view of university education and research a...

Review 2017: James Pitman, Study Group

A look back at the year that was in higher education: was it a success for the sector?

What's in a year?

UB editor Rebecca Paddick takes a look back at the year that was in higher education and asks,...

Review 2017: David Russell, Chairman, Russell Partnership

A look back at the year that was in higher education: was it a success for the sector?

Review 2017: Prof. Aldwyn Cooper, Regent's University London

A look back at the year that was in higher education: was it a success for the sector?

Sir David Watson Award winner announced

A project tailoring university research to community needs is to be the first recipient of a n...

Reflections on higher education in the UK

Jack Goodman, Founder and Executive Chair of Studiosity, reflects after 10 days of meetings, c...

Young Software Engineer of the Year is St Andrews graduate

The Scottish software engineering awards were held in front of 450 guests from across the indu...

Hillary Clinton receives honorary doctorate

Former US secretary of state awarded degree of Doctor of Laws from Swansea University

Simon Armitage appointed Leeds Uni's Professor of Poetry

An alumnus of the university, the world-renowned poet is the first person to fill the role

Plymouth College of Art instals new Vice Principal

Christy Johnson has been appointed 'to oversee continued innovation' at the institution

New Chief Operating Officer at Leeds Trinity University

Phill Dixon arrives with a wealth of experience in both the public and private sectors

Magdelene Odundo named UCA's next Chancellor

Professor Magdalene Odundo OBE, is to become Chancellor of The University for the Creative Art...

New senior academic appointments at QMU

New senior academic management appointments have been made at Queen Margaret University (QMU),...

Creating more bang for their buck

Steve Hawkins, European Divisional Director Student Living by Sodexo, talks the student experi...

Catering to a multi-faceted student experience

The Russell Partnership's Professor David Russell and Charlotte Harbour explain the steps we t...

Princess Royal visits the University of Cumbria

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal opens new teaching block housing facilities for STEM pro...

David Docherty to leave NCUB

National Centre for Universities and Business Chief Exec to stand down after nine years

The right environment

Rav Panesar, HE Business Development Manager at Leeds City College's University Centre, talks ...

Keeping students at the heart

No one should ever think of students simply as a source of revenue, says Prof Paul Ryan, Pro V...

UWE graduate lands role with award-winning engineering firm

Top UWE Bristol marketing graduate Kim Mahoney will explore new tech markets for Viper Innovat...

A unique mix

Jonathan Wylie, Director of Academic Services at The Open University talks about providing the...

The student experience

Jon Wakeford, Director of Strategy and Communications at UPP, talks the student experience

Sir Timothy O'Shea to receive 2017 Edinburgh award

The Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Edinburgh has been chosen to receive th...

BCU appoints Deputy Vice-Chancellor

Professor Clare Mackie will join Birmingham City University as Deputy Vice-Chancellor in Janua...

Could online learning be the key to your career progression?

Whatever your employment-related woes, you're certainly not alone, online learning may offer a...

Providing a one-stop-shop for students

Geoff Webster, Managing Director of CEG Digital, part of the Cambridge Education Group talks s...

The best of the best?

Bre Edwards, Director of Student Life at University of the West of Scotland, talks student exp...

Hairdresser styles new career in construction

Rowenna Valintine has decided to cut short her career in hairdressing and take up a new career...

Student experience in 2017 - what are the issues?

How do recent changes in the political and financial landscapes of higher education in the UK ...

Bristol appoints Special Advisor on Industrial Strategy

Martin Sadler OBE has been appointed as the University's first Special Advisor on Industrial S...

Royal visit celebrates Cumbria's 10th anniversary

HRH The Princess Royal is to visit the University of Cumbria's Fusehill Street campus in Carli...

Delivering a new future for CUBO

CUBO reflects on an unprecedented year of change and the key people making these developments ...

Student overcomes incredible obstacles to achieve online MBA

Personal struggles combined with a challenging course load didn't stop Yoyo from completing an...

Roundtable: The road ahead - expect the unexpected

From Brexit to UKRI, OfS to TEF, Steve Wright asks four sector leaders for their take on the u...

UEA appoints Pro-V-C for Arts and Humanities

The University of East Anglia (UEA) has appointed Prof Sarah Barrow as its new Pro-Vice-Chance...

Sir Lenny Henry on BCU Clearing hotline

Sir Lenny Henry is offering university places directly to students on A-Level results day as h...