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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...

New Deputy V-C for Bucks

Professor Nick Braisby has been appointed Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Buckinghamshire New Univer...

Surrey appoints Vice-Provost of Research and Innovation

Professor David Sampson will become Vice-Provost of Research and Innovation at the University ...

Bedfordshire awards MillionPlus CEO Honorary Degree

Pam Tatlow plans to step down this year, but says she's not going to stay quiet about her pass...

Lenny Henry: look for opportunities in times of great change

Sir Lenny Henry spoke to graduating students in his first graduation ceremony as Chancellor of...

King's Business School appoints Executive Dean

The Executive Dean of King's College London's new business school has been announced as Profes...

RGU appoints NHS Grampian Deputy Director as Visiting Reader

Chris Littlejohn says that he is 'honoured' by the new position

Grandfather honoured for 50 years of German studies

89-year-old Ken Knapton will be awarded for his dedication after taking German classes for alm...

Sir David Watson Award shortlist announced

Brighton's inaugural international awards scheme, in memory of its former Vice-Chancellor, ann...

Honorary Doctorate awarded to Lord Blunkett

The University of Huddersfield will award the politician for his services to government and ed...

University of Essex announces new Chancellor

The RtHon John Bercow MP will take on the role as sixth Chancellor of the university, succeedi...

Birmingham City University to honour Teach First founder

Brett Wigdorz will be celebrated by the university with an honourary doctorate

The University of Northampton welcomes a heavy metal legend

International heavy metal conference introduces one of the world's biggest metal stars to Nort...

Coventry University welcomes its first female Chancellor

Coventry has named Margaret Casely-Hayford - the first black woman in the UK to be made partne...

Sustainable building for student wellbeing

James Willcox, Principal Sustainable Development Lead at Willmott Dixon, dispells the myths as...

Honorary Doctorate awarded to Dame Heather Rabbatts

Dame Heather Rabbatts was the first ever female FA board member, and has been celebrated by th...

Jo Johnson plans university contracts

Minister shares his vision of a higher education sector that 'delivers real value for money' f...

£40k pledged by UPP Foundation to tackle social problems

The UPP's investment will help students tackle the most pressing social issues in local commun...

New Dean of Arts at UWE comes from London Film School

Professor Jane Roscoe, Director of LFS, has been appointed as the new Executive Dean for Arts,...

Sir Lenny Henry launches BCU in London

A new networking group for Birmingham City University in London has been launched by Chancello...

Viking House project wins environmental design prize

Amani Radeef wins this year's Max Fordham Environmental Design Prize for her contemporary town...

Nicola Dandridge first Chief Exec for Office for Students

The Office for Students, the new regulatory body from HEFCE, has appointed Nicola Dandridge as...

Bake-Off judge becomes QMU chancellor

Prue Leith CBE installed as university chancellor, and Hollywood film producer awarded honorar...

Broadcaster and TeenTech CEO awarded honorary degree

Maggie Philbin, has been awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Technology by Southampton So...

Goldsmiths, UoL, welcomes three new directors

The new Professional Services appointments include Directors of Communications, Human Resource...