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Junior school pupils get a taste of university

Groundbreaking partnership is underway between University of Glasgow and Kelvinside Academy

Leeds Trinity explores ways to integrate refugee students

Researcher Dr Helen Hanna has been awarded a grant to travel to Kenya to research new and bett...

University strategies, how are they created?

By Justin Shaw, Managing Director, Communications Management

UCA researcher investigates gender imbalance

Researcher from the University for the Creative Arts awarded International Network Grant to in...

Cardiff researchers to monitor hate crime around Brexit

Social Data Science Lab awarded £250,000 grant to set up centre to monitor Brexit-related hate...

Jo Johnson opens new £3m multi-agency research hub

Universities minister opens Cranfield University/NCAS Centre for Atmospheric and Emissions Res...

Online tracking of study habits could lead to better grades

Nearly half of students say they'd get better grades if universities tracked their study habit...

Huddersfield secures £30m for Future Metrology Hub

The new Research Hub is one of six created by funding from Engineering and Physical Sciences R...

Leeds Beckett Uni to invest £50K in Yorkshire schools

The project aims to find out what really works in the classroom

New 3D sound 'Listening Room' gets £100,000 research grant

The state-of-the-art room is one of only four in the UK

Competition grows fierce as HE domestic market shrinks

PA Consulting launches the results of its eighth annual survey of higher education leaders

New water solutions programme to benefit Yorkshire economy

The programme will look into improving water quality, resilience to floods and droughts, carbo...

Durham University worth £1.1 bil a year to the UK economy

The university makes significant contribution to the economy, culture and society and through ...

Science, tech and innovation project launched in Colombia

The UK-led project is looking for experienced professionals to join the network

Food for Life school pupil twice as likely to eat five-a-day

Researchers from UWE release report on the impact of the Soil Association's programme

House of Lords celebrates digital innovation

Staffordshire University researchers were recognised for their work with digital recording met...

Student dissatisfaction

ULCC looks at the increasing importance of addressing student dissatisfaction

When will HE catch up with other sectors on data?

By Graham James, VP, Business Intelligence Services, CACI

University of Leeds awarded £3.87m for knee therapy research

The research will develop new testing methods to combine laboratory-based simulation and compu...

UK boards less diverse than US counterparts, new study finds

The number of senior academics on company boards is much lower in the UK than in the US

University of Brighton joins University Alliance

The logical next step to building stronger partnerships for Brighton

Will Brexit impact UK university research?

OCF MD Julian Fielden discusses the likelihood of Brexit having an impact on university-based ...

Smart bricks to boost electricity supplies?

Scientists at UWE are developing smart bricks capable of recycling wastewater and generating e...

Leicester and GSK team up for cancer research

University of Leicester researchers and GSK collaborate to discover new cancer treatments

Predicting the future of higher education

With chaotic times in British politics, universities should do all in their power to inform de...

Bristol joins VIRTUS Data Centres

University of Bristol joins shared data centre facilities for education and research

Parents say social media 'bad for children's morals'

New poll from University of Birmingham shows over half of UK parents think social media sites ...

Bright future for highly driven BTEC students

BTEC students are most career-driven and most likely to set up own business, says Student Room...

Why is there a lack of female academics?

Salford researchers to ask why women are under-represented in HE

Poor brand architecture leads to confusion in universities

Get your brand messaging streamlined, says Max du Bois of brand consultancy Spencer du Bois

New research institutes for Leicester 

The University of Leicester announces four new research institutes  

Northampton launches business research centre

A new centre launched by The University of Northampton will aim to further boost the future he...

Politicians and media fuelling hate crime further

'Toxic climate' around EU referendum debate highlighted for contributing towards hate incident...

Leicester wins funding to boost Industry engagement

Uni of Leicester receives £150K from the Medical Research Council (MRC) in order to develop ne...

How do UK universities compare to international ones?

Rosa Mitchell from Pure Student Living, looks at the issues for UK higher education in the fut...

Boost from Coventry initiative

Coventry's universities and city council join forces to help local community

QMU launches 'Person-centred Practice' degree

Queen Margaret University launched Scotland's first Masters degree in 'Person-centred Practice...

NCUB report shows strong university/business partnerships

But still more action needed to tackle challenges in 21st century knowledge-based economy

National policies encourage segregation in primary schools

New report finds that national policies are fuelling segregation in primary schools

Prince Harry backs mental health project

Prince Harry helps launch a campaign to end the stigma surrounding mental health