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Catering & hospitality View all

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...

Food for thought in higher education

With student budgets being stretched more than ever, Keri Beckingham explores how universities...

Incorporating plant-based options into university outlets

By Professor David Russell, written in partnership with Charlotte Harbour

Estates View all

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...

Plans for Springfield Campus given green light 

New plans for the University of Wolverhampton's School of Architecture and the Built Environme...

What is it like to be a Regional Representative for ASRA?

By Lisette Metcalfe, outgoing ASRA South East Rep and Student Housing Services Manager for Mid...

Union's city views

Clegg Construction has started work on a new purpose-built Students' Union building at Aston U...

UCLan unveils new student social spaces

The first phase of the University of Central Lancashire's £200m Masterplan has opened its door...

Events View all

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 ...

UHEI comes to London

UHEI encourages the Estate Directors of the NHS and universities to meet, collaborate and to s...

The latest issue of Independent Education Today is out now!

This month, we look at what it takes to be an independent school headteacher in 2018

Calls for 'golden triangle' to boost economy

Universities, government and business must work together to drive economic growth and social w...

Conference looks to improve prospects by degrees

The Graduate Employability Conference convenes careers, employability and HE leaders, helping ...

Bristol Robotics Lab to stage largest UK robotics conference

Robotics and technology experts from the across the globe will descend on Bristol for a leadin...

The latest issue of UB magazine is out now!

The June edition of University Business, the facilities issue, is now available to view online...

Facilities View all

Award-winning professor's plea to protect the arts

A renowned Brighton illustrator protested against cutbacks in the arts in schools as he collec...

Full STEAM ahead at BCU

Birmingham City University's hi-tech innovation centre bringing together business and the art...

Does homework still make the grade?

SPONSORED: Firefly Learning conducted this year's most comprehensive look at homework habits i...

The most successful universities don't sell education...

SPONSORED: They sell the dream. Here's how they do it...

Harper Adams and Keele team up for vet school

Keele and Harper Adams Universities take another major step towards new joint Veterinary Schoo...

Oxford Brookes: where we learn matters

Sponsored: Global modular flooring manufacturer, Interface, discusses the recent redevelopment...

The sensible one: How to keep safe at university

SPONSORED: Here are a few tips on how you can keep safe at university...

How architecture can create inspired learning

Dark, uninspiring library spaces are fast becoming a thing of the past, says Nick Gregory, Dir...

Finance, legal, HR View all

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 ...

Overseas tuition fees can now be paid via Wechat

Mobile tuition payment is now available from HSBC via their mobile banking app or Wechat, mean...

GDPR, 10 key issues facing UK higher education

The world of higher education is about to be turned on its head, says Ian Armstrong

UK students believe they will be declared bankrupt by 30

UK undergraduates are spending more time worrying about the cost of living, and repaying their...

Money talks: higher education financing

At a critical moment in HE financing history, Steve Wright asks four experts for their views o...

International View all

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...

US vs. British Education: Are Colleges in the UK Better?

Should we encourage international students to study in the US or the UK?

People View all

Lord Willetts becomes honorary fellow of the Royal Society

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

New Pro-Vice Chancellor for UEA

The University of East Anglia (UEA) has appointed Professor Frances Bowen to be the new Pro-Vi...

Cardiff's School of Medicine appoints new Head

Professor Siladitya Bhattacharya has been appointed Head of Cardiff University's School of Med...

RWCMD appoints new principal

Professor Helena Gaunt will take up the post at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Se...

Tomorrow's educators advised to Mackem like they used to

Trainee teachers at the University of Sunderland are being urged to embrace their regional acc...

78-year-old grandma keeps university in the family

Three generations of the same Midlothian family are celebrating success at Queen Margaret Univ...

Director of National Museums joins Liverpool Hope

Former Director of National Museums Liverpool joins Liverpool Hope University as Professor of ...

New senior appointments at Arden University

Dr Alison Green joins as Pro Vice-Chancellor (Academic), and Stacey Allen as Director of Corpo...

Research View all

£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...

How can academics shape government policy?

Claire Bogue, Senior Learning Projects officer at UK Parliament explores the role of select co...

£100k project to evaluate hate crime in universities

The study will be undertaken by researchers at the University of Huddersfield, in conjunction ...

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

RGU seeks next generation of Scottish entrepreneurs

A £1.6 million initiative will support and fund at least 25 startup teams per year in Aberdeen...

Bath Spa mindfulness films de-stress prospective students

Prospective students applying to Bath Spa University are being sent mindfulness films to help ...

Students continue to suffer in silence

Three quarters of students admit they don't ask for help for their mental health and wellbeing...

Why business students can benefit from the arts

Roland Siegers, Executive Director at CEMS, discusses why business students benefit from a wel...

Campus Living Villages announces UK Foundation

The announcement comes from the new Group Chairman, Susan Oliver, and aims to help students co...

Making the leap: How Sodexo is supporting students

SPONSORED: Tracey Smith, Business Development Director, Student Living by Sodexo

LGBT students hide who they are

Research reveals that LGBT students face concerning levels of discrimination in British univer...

Animating the need for cultural change

The University of Sunderland has launched a campaign tackling attitudes to hate crime, harassm...

Sustainability View all

£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

Strathclyde Uni launches JUMP pilot

Its aim is to boost wellbeing and improve sustainability

Sustainability - is HE failing to deliver?

New research shows university leaders recognise sustainability as a priority but that they may...

Bournemouth Uni offers health and wellbeing to all employees

The institution is rolling out Green Rewards, its sustainability and wellbeing engagement prog...

GSK Carbon Neutral Lab for Sustainable Chemistry case study

Sponsored: Nottingham Uni's GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratory is a highly sustainable ...

Technology View all

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

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

CSIT announces jobs boost for cyber security industry

The ten positions are being created at Queen's University Belfast

What's preventing innovation in education?

Technology has yet to make a major inroad in the education industry, but that could all be abo...

5 things applicants care about the most

Does your university website showcase the 5 things applicants care about the most? By Gabriel ...

SOWISO play the numbers game

Sponsored: Marc Habbema, CEO of SOWISO, explains 6 ways digital maths teaching and learning to...

User research with students: overcoming cognitive bias

Choosing a university is one of the most important decisions a student will make.

MOOC encourages learners to rethink disability

Griffith University launches free online course to raise awareness of the importance of partic...

University of Sussex and Pearson to launch online degrees

The University is making a 'significant investment' to be a global leader in online learning