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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...

£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...

Jo Johnson plans university contracts

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

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...

Broadcaster and TeenTech CEO awarded honorary degree

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

Bake-Off judge becomes QMU chancellor

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

Goldsmiths, UoL, welcomes three new directors

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

What results should you expect from recruitment technology?

Hireserve's Hannah Vincent explains what benefits a good Applicant Tracking System should brin...

Staffordshire announces new honorary graduates

Mental health campaigner Ruby Wax OBE and intrepid explorer Lev Wood among inspirational figur...

Principal awarded for services to performing arts

Royal Welsh College Principal Hilary Boulding awarded Damehood in Queen's Birthday Honours

UK prof part of global mission to help Syrian child refugees

The global health expert from QMU, Edinburgh, joined forces with top academics to help young p...

Sheffield Hallam VC to Chair HESA board

Professor Chris Husbands, Vice Chancellor of Sheffield Hallam University, has been appointed C...

Bucks New University appoints new Head of Art and Design

Dr Sri-Kartini Leet has been appointed to grow the department's connections with industry

Star Quality at LAMDA

LAMDA's new £28.2 million Centre for Drama Training celebrated by famous alumni and Royal patr...

Step into STEM

Ha Cole, CTO for Education at Microsoft, tells us about STEM, and why we should be inspiring m...

New Chief Executive for CUBO

The College and University Business Officers (CUBO) has appointed Jan Capper as its first Chie...

Graduate drop-outs

A survey from AGR shows that graduate retention is declining, with one in six dropping out of ...

New Director of Estates joins the University of Leicester

With over 25 years of experience as a property professional, Brita Sread joins the university ...

Sussex appoints new Chief Operating Officer

The university has appointed Dr Tim Westlake as COO

Newcastle University appoints a new Pro Vice Chancellor

Renowned Endocrinologist Professor Brian Walker will join the university from September

Cancer expert joins Manchester research centre

Leading prostate cancer experts to be new Director of the Manchester Cancer Research Centre (M...

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 

The University of Law awards Sadiq Khan

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

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...

National appointment for Brighton professor

University of Brighton honoured as professor selected to be the next president of the British ...

More scholarships for asylum seekers at Strathclyde

New programme will pay tuition fees and other essential study costs for talented applicants fa...

Showjumper to compete for Scotland after switching to hockey

Katie Robertson was a showjumping star when she suffered an accident at 14. She's now switched...