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Graduate gender pay gap to be tackled

University of Leicester launch Sprint programme to 'degenderise' career options

New test for Cambridge admissions

Students looking to start university in 2017 will face new written tests in Cambridge applicat...

HE applications see small rise

University and college applicant numbers rise by 0.2%, UCAS reports

What steps should universities take to beat extremism?

Professor Lawrence Phillips argues that higher education should play a bigger part in helping ...

Australian universities now reach broader cohort

Universities across Australia are now enrolling more students from traditionally under-represe...

Japanese Princess graduates from University of Leicester

Princess Mako was awarded her Master of Arts degree on Thursday

Refreshing communications

Professor David Russell says effective digital marketing communications enable universities to...

New Family Business degrees to be launched at QMU

Queen Margaret University (QMU), Edinburgh, has announced plans to launch two new postgraduate...

New app set to boost children's reading skills

Primary school teacher and Plymouth graduate creates new app to improve children's reading ski...

Bloomberg boost for Plymouth students

Plymouth University partners with Bloomberg to bring stock market learning to life

Student recruitment: targeting the schools that matter

Why should universities look to the world's internationals schools as a reliable source for un...

Marketing masterclass, a touch of magic

Alice Savage looks at how the most successful university marketing campaigns make a splash

Getting graduates on the career ladder

Where careers and employability was once an additional opt-in service for students, it is now ...

Record number of students in HE

Record numbers of students accepted to UK universities and colleges this year, UCAS report sho...

'Build your own' modular apprenticeships

New report urges HE to join forces and offer 'build your own' modular apprenticeships

Top Ofsted praise for Bath Spa teaching programmes

Bath Spa University is celebrating after receiving high recognition for its Teacher Education ...

Students create 24-hour video guide to London

In a unique project, Unite Students has collaborated with students to create a '24 Hour Studen...

Are your students overworked?

Mont Rose College asks, what can schools and colleges do to encourage a balanced schedule?

Expectations and Transition

A young person leaving for university may be unprepared for what they are about to face

UK needs a million more engineers by 2020

Engineering Our World campaign aims to address engineering skills gap

Regent's launches UK's first 'true liberal arts programme'

Regent's London launches a new range of liberal studies degrees, billed as the first UK 'true ...

Open University back in University Alliance

The Open University, operating supported distance learning since 1969, has re-joined Universit...

Career fast track for Young Leaders Awards winners

Sandler Training offers winners of this year's Young Leaders Awards a free place on its leader...

When every bar counts

Nadine Deery, Channel Marketing Manager at MK Electric, explains the importance of USB chargin...

Record number of new graduates in work

More graduates have found work than ever before, according to Prospects' annual 'What do gradu...

How do you build peace into student accommodation?

Building 'rural calm' into modern student accommodation in a bustling London location is no ea...

How can universities support atypical entrepreneurs?

With 600,000 new businesses expected to start this year, there's no better time to be an entre...

Choosing a university: what matters most?

By Holger Bollmann, Director at HE/FE payments specialist, WPM Education

Decisions, decisions

Choosing the right university can be a fascinating process, says Avarina Wilson Dyer Gough and...

AppBox Beta launches the University 'App-rentice'

Students have opportunity to develop app and business plan with cash prize of £3,250

Tips for studying abroad

Walton Robinson has put together a handy guide to help prospective international students plan...

The importance of Skills Education

Soft skills are at the top of employers' wish lists, says Michael Mercieca

Why Induct when you can Welcome?

At Campuslife, the Student Welcome aims to change the way we think about managing the pre-arri...

Stand up for gender equality with HeForShe

The University of Nottingham is excited to welcome the inaugural HeForShe #GetFree Tour to cam...

How do you create the very best student experience?

From facilities and estates to graduate employability, Rebecca Paddick asks the roundtable, wh...

Northampton supports Coppafeel! charity

University of Northampton Student Ambassadors wear Cobblers shirts to support Coppafeel! breas...

Just don't mention the 'student experience'

UB Editor Rebecca Paddick explain why she isn't a fan of the well-used industry phrase

The university brand challenge

Would-be students are being courted like never before by universities looking to grow their nu...

Student satisfaction, HE success

It has been a successful year for student satisfaction, despite a volatile policy landscape, s...

Global citizen students

Professor Zahir Irani supports the welcoming of overseas students, and advocates British stude...