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LSE announces plans for new Institute

The London School of Economics and Political Science to create The Marshall Institute for Phil...

Does academic resilience affect GCSE exam anxiety?

Edge Hill University's Professor Dave Putwain has published new research in prestigious Briti...

New tech could speed up life-saving drug discoveries

Researchers at the University of Bath develop biochip device that could lead to a faster way o...

Oxford research boosted by supercomputer

The University of Oxford is using a new high performance cluster or 'supercomputer' to support...

Jisc funds to improve research data management

Researchers are set to benefit from the development of new services which look to overcome the...

Choosing tomorrow's teachers

A new approach to selecting candidates for teacher training is the focus of new research at th...

Evolve, connect, succeed says University Alliance

A new report by University Alliance sets out for the first time what is needed to future proof...

Hertfordshire award for challenging gender bias in science

The University has been awarded 'Juno Practitioner' status by the Institute of Physics

Sheffield aims for global leader in energy research status

The University of Sheffield will tackle the world's greatest energy challenges by working in c...

Design really does make a difference

Well-designed classrooms can boost learning in primary school pupils by up to 16 percent in a ...

Spin-outs and scale-ups at Imperial

Imperial College London to create new opportunities for spin-outs and scale-ups to grow at Bab...

Industrial research funding

Dr Randolph Haggerty, Faculty Research Manager at the University of Leeds, examines the pros a...

Research challenges boarding assumptions

Boarding school may not be the best option for disadvantaged children claims a new study publi...

Does space flight inspire STEM subjects?

Researchers at York University are working with leading scientists to see if human space fligh...

Time and tide

REF2014 will create both new opportunities and threats to the UK’s long-standing status as a...

Alan Turing uni partners announced

The five universities selected to lead the Alan Turing Institute have been announced by Rt. Ho...

£1m to train next gen scientists

A new £1m research centre at the University of Huddersfield will train the next generation of ...

UK HE key to economic strength

UK universities need to ‘strain every sinew’ to build on world-class research, finds new r...

Training tools created to stop violence

Online training tools, produced by a Brunel University project, will help workers identify vio...

Boost for Leeds in health department

Department of Health is set to put the University of Leeds at the heart of a new consortium to...

New research centre for Nottingham

The University of Nottingham is officially marking the opening of its Synthetic Biology Resear...

Nottingham launch to help newborns

The University of Nottingham has formed a new joint venture business with Derby based electron...

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Diversifying income streams

Bridging the gap between academia and industry through strategic partnerships, by Dr Stephanie...

Nottingham wins £1.2m research contract

The University of Nottingham is working on a big project to bring new wing design, manufactur...

Assessing employability

Harish Jyawali, Senior lecturer at Greenwich School of Management uncovers the issues in work ...

Imperial tops REF 2014 findings

Imperial College London has the UK’s highest concentration of 'world-leading' and 'internati...

REF2014: UK research global leader

The results of the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), demonstrate the world-leading qua...

HE launches Growth by Research

Universities and businesses launch campaign to persuade UK political parties to support a more...

University of Derby wins £5m for STEM

The University of Derby has been successfully granted £5 million by the Higher Education Fundi...

Review of the year: 2014

A panel of HE professionals take a look back at the highs and lows of higher education in 2014...

Funding update at Wellcome Trust

The Wellcome Trust has launched an evolution of its funding framework to help support excellen...

The changing role of research managers

Julia Warner from University of East Anglia looks at the shifting role of research managers ov...

OUP and Emerge Education in new deal

Oxford University Press has partnered with Emerge Education to support new educational start-u...

Studying a creative hotspot

A new research project will examine the use of design in businesses and public sector organisa...

Bid cost survey deadline extended

A 2003 survey into the true cost to the construction industry of bidding for and securing proj...

A Wellcome boost for UK HE

A group of 25 universities across the UK have received new grants from the Wellcome Trust to s...

Social media strikes gold for Derby

The University of Derby has won an award at the inaugural East Midlands Innovation in Healthca...

As dead as a dodo?

Graham Rowe, Programme Leader for Biology at the University of Derby, will give a public lectu...