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Catering & hospitality View all

TUCO supplement out now

The University Caterers Organisation talk all things public sector procurement, in this specia...

Diversifying our supply chain & promoting student enterprise

SPONSORED: By Tom Laskey, Business Development Director, Sodexo Universities

Six of the best for TUCO

By Matthew White, Chair of the University Caterers Organisation (TUCO) and Director of Caterin...

Keeping watch - food safety innovation around the world

The Russell Partnership's Professor David Russell and Charlotte Harbour tell us about FoodWatc...

Northampton appoints CH&Co as new catering partner

SPONSORED: CH&Co strengthen catering and hospitality in the HE sector win University of Northa...

What makes our universities great places to host events?

Sponsored: By Natalie Williamson, General Manager, Academic Venue Solutions

University caterers sample world-class food across the pond

A cohort of 13 delegates from the UK take part in the University Hospitality Seminars and Welb...

TUCO Intelligence report helps navigate challenging times

By Matthew White, Chair of the University Caterers Organisation (TUCO) and Director of Caterin...

Estates View all

CU Coventry unveils £33 million campus plan

The institution is transforming the former BT building in Mile Lane, into a modern learning sp...

Constellations and NTU team up for full refurbishment

Sponsored: Creating an intimate and stylish social space in the heart of Nottingham Trent Univ...

RCM reveals further development plans

One year on in Royal College of Music Courtyard development

Cardiff University signs Innovation Campus deal

Bouygues UK have been assigned to build Cardiff's 'magnet for innovation'

Giving students thinking space

Keri Beckingham explores the thought process behind the design of some of HE's current buildin...

Safe havens for students

Steve Wright rounds up the latest advice and technology to help keep campuses safe and secure

Bringing a new level of comfort to student living

Sponsored: A good night's sleep is crucial to enable students to work at peak performance and ...

Stirling student experience set for £21m transformation

The Campus Central project is one of the University's biggest infrastructure investments since...

Events View all

House of Lords hosts lifelong learning celebration

The University of Wolverhampton celebrated Degree Apprenticeships and Lifelong Learning at a w...

The July issue of UB magazine is out now!

The July edition of University Business, the future-proofing issue, is now available to view o...

TEF 2018: the results are in

The gamble of re-submission has paid off for some institutions, but others have failed to impr...

EdtechXEurope returns to London this June

The summit, part of London Edtech Week, will feature numerous speakers, special sessions, and ...

The prize assets of human resources

The best in their field have been recognised at the 2018 Universities Human Resources Awards f...

Apply for the Green Gown Awards 2018

Green Gown Awards not only show the value you bring to students, employers and wider society, ...

The estate of play

Overcoming the challenges of construction and design of university estates was a key theme at ...

ASRA turns 21!

The Association of Student Residential Accommodation celebrates success at its 21stAnnual Conf...

Facilities View all

How blockchain technology could change students' lives

Digital Diplomas - How Blockchain Technology Could Change Students' Lives

3D Printing Innovation to Schools from new startup in India

New Startup from India brings 3D Printing Innovation to Schools

Leeds key university partner in Rosalind Franklin Institute

A £103 million scheme to develop new technologies and 'revolutionise' research and development...

European expansion for Housing Hand

SPONSORED: Housing Hand, the award-winning rent guarantor service, expands its service into Ir...

£23m engineering facility for Nottingham Trent

New-build to be in the top 10% of sustainable buildings in the UK

CERN selects Matrox to stream the latest scientific findings

Matrox Monarch has been chosen by CERN to stream and record the latest scientific findings

Potential financial risk in shared student accommodation

Parents are being warned of the financial risks of being a guarantor in shared tenancies

Pulling the plug on traditional build methods

Andy Wilkinson, Director at Taplanes on why offsite builds are taking the education sector by ...

Finance, legal, HR View all

The regulatory framework for higher education in England

VWV's Bettina Rigg outlines the steps available to help avoid sanctions and support ongoing re...

Taking a proactive approach to data protection

Sponsored: "All organisations need to audit current data flows and assess where confident...

Edinburgh offers med school places for health workers

The University of Edinburgh is to launch an innovative scheme that enables NHS professionals w...

Ipsos/Shred-it Study shows alarmingly low awareness of GDPR

Business owners are surprisingly unprepared as deadline looms

Six steps to returning to work after mental health illness

Kingston and Loughborough researchers develop first online guide for employers and staff

Poorer students need 'living loan' access to remain at uni

Reforms are needed to address the cost of student living for the most disadvantaged, says form...

Understanding payment expectations of Chinese students

Sponsored: International students comprise a significant part of universities' income, but pay...

GDPR - are you ready?

Sponsored: Universities need to be confident that all confidential information is effectively ...

International View all

Richmond University at the double

Richmond, The American International University in London, has become the only university auth...

Technically speaking: innovation in the Middle East

The Technion Institute of Technology is building on its historic foundations to bring cutting-...

Ulster Uni expands 15 year Chinese strategic partnership

The Northern Irish institution has announced an expansion of its strategic partnership with on...

National award for Brighton's SET

A commitment to promote the careers of women has won the University of Brighton's School of En...

Birmingham City University strengthens US ties

Representatives from Kent State University have been in the Midlands to discuss opportunities ...

Steel City university forges new partnerships with China 

The University of Sheffield's collaboration with Chinese Future Lab will focus on 'groundbreak...

International students surge for guarantor service

SPONSORED: Rising numbers of international students are in demand for UK guarantor service app...

HE internationalisation 'creating thousands of Dutch jobs'

A report calculating impact-per-city in the Netherlands recommends increasing collaboration be...

People View all

10 minutes with... Reverend Richard Coles

Pop star, radio presenter, CofE priest and now Northampton's Chancellor; Rev Richard Coles tal...

Academic awarded MBE for Sikh community research

Dr Opinderjit Kaur Takhar, from the University of Wolverhampton, was given the honour in the B...

New Investment Director at Victoria Hall Management (VHML)

Kevin WIlliamson joins the student accommodation developer from Unite Students

New face in Research and Enterprise for St George's

Professor Jon Friedland, an infectious diseases expert, will lead Research and Enterprise at S...

Royal Holloway appoints new Senior Vice-Principal

Royal Holloway has announced the appointment of Ken Badcock as its Senior Vice-Principal

Theo Paphitis to become Chancellor for Solent

Solent University has announced that its new Chancellor will be Dragons' Den star and business...

Honour bound for Birmingham

Professor Alison Honour is set to become Birmingham City University's Pro-Vice Chancellor and ...

Lord Willetts becomes honorary fellow of the Royal Society

Lord Willetts, Chancellor-elect of the University of Leicester has been elected as an Honorary...

Research View all

ICL: a picture of health

Imperial College London has launched a £100m Transforming Health and Wellbeing campaign in a b...

Why active learning is important to Generation Z

Sponsored: In a connected world, where info is a commodity and communication is everything, un...

£8 million boost to expand ICURe research

The University of Warwick and Queen's University Belfast are to help researchers get commercia...

UK funding for business and management research "in decline"

Business schools increasingly reliant on EU and other international sources, reveals new repor...

£5m grant to kick start Imperial's MedTech

A project led by Imperial College London to rapidly develop medical technologies has received ...

How do UK students choose their university?

Location, nightlife or academic excellence? New research reveals the most important factors th...

Wolverhampton to develop anti-cancer therapy

The University of Wolverhampton is to play a central role in a £600k project to develop an ant...

Action needed to attract women to UK IT leadership

A research project by the Open University finds that the UK has much to learn from the IT sect...

Sports & leisure View all

UEA tackles student mental health through exercise

The uni has received around £12,000 of national funding to expand support for students with me...

Leeds athletes go for gold down under

Eight University of Leeds students and alumni travel to the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games...

The benefits of giving students a sporting chance

Steve Wright hears how four universities have recently augmented their sporting offer - with i...

University of Warwick's new Sports Hub nears completion

The multi-million pound facility is one step closer to completion after contractor Willmott Di...

MOOC maps Leicester City's historic win

Online course explores the effect of the football club's historic 2015/16 season

Wolverhampton Uni and Walsall score new sponsorship deal 

The University of Wolverhampton has announced a new three-year sponsorship deal with Walsall F...

Being fighting fit helps students make the most of uni

Universities can help improve student well being, and results, through the provision of access...

Sports plans approved at Northampton

The University of Northampton's plans to boost the sporting and teaching facilities at Watersi...

Students View all

Creating value: how postgrad studies can make the difference

Dual creation of value can help to meet both the needs of students and employers and provide a...

The students reaching breaking point

As mental health problems continue to spiral, how can each and every Vice-Chancellor implement...

A question of degree

Is higher education really worth the debt and pain, asks Chris Sheppardson, CEO at EP Innovate...

Middlesex University launches retention campaign

Front's project looks to tackle drop-outs around the application process

Boosting awareness of mental health in HE

With mental health cited by growing numbers of students as the reason for dropping out of uni,...

How Brexit will change governance in UK higher education

The potential threat is huge, says Ed Rees, Head of Education and Third Sector, eShare

Stemming the graduate brain drain through entrepreneurship

Unis are nurturing ever-more entrepreneurial graduates, but are they capitalising on them? Cen...

RWC pilots 'no mark' wellbeing scheme

First year students at Cardiff's Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama no longer receive acad...

Sustainability View all

Making the post-disposable world an on-campus reality

Sponsored: KeepCup has been inspiring us to reduce and reuse since 2009, including supporting ...

Interest-free finance for energy-efficiency measures in HE

Sponsored: Salix Finance on how it can support unis to implement energy efficiency measures in...

The mental health timebomb in higher education

SPONSORED: Mental health issues in higher education is going to be a big challenge for univers...

International Green Gown Awards winners announced

The winners of the International Green Gown Awards 2018 have been revealed at a ceremony in Ma...

£21k grant for Exeter's Intergenerational Project

UPP Foundation donation supports UK's first co-living scheme to bring generations together

Responsible Futures and a circular economy

Duncan Baker-Brown discusses designing a circular economy, and how tech and HE industries can ...

The sun rises on a sustainable new venture at Cranfield Uni

Work has begun to install a solar panel farm at the Bedfordshire institution, to help achieve ...

UN recognises universities leading sustainability

This year's GUPES Green Gown Awards Winner was Chiba University in Japan

Technology View all

University Creates Fully Online Courses with Maple T.A.

University of Manchester Takes First Steps in Creating Fully Online Courses Supported by Maple...

Transforming HE with cloud financial technology

'More than ever, it's important for the finance function to have access to real-time data,' sa...

Scaling an edtech startup in emerging markets

By Henry Motte-Munoz, CEO and Founder of Edukasyon.ph

Global security challenges confronted in Belfast

Queen's University is investing £500k in a state-of-the-art cyber security research lab

The ethics of Artificial Intelligence in education

AI is fast becoming an integral and inescapable part of our daily lives, but how does it trans...

Online bioinformatics course bids to address skills gap

The two week introduction to the subject has been developed by Wellcome Genome Campus Advanced...

High level backing for Abertay Uni Ethical Hacking degree

The MSc in Ethical Hacking and Cyber Security has been certified by the National Cyber Securit...

BYOD v Laptop Loan - which is best for your library?

SPONSORED: James Breakell, UK Managing Director of leading library security provider, D-Tech, ...