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Catering & hospitality View all

Young Restaurant Team of the Year winners revealed

North Warwickshire & Hinckley College create the winning dining experience for judges

Nottingham named Sustainable University of the Year

Nottingham is the UK's leading university for sustainable seafood, after it was awarded the M...

Six steps to student wellness: part one

Written by Professor David Russell in partnership with Charlotte Harbour

Seeding change

Sponsored: Tara Cunningham, Marketing Manager at Sodexo Universities, explains how they are me...

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...

Estates View all

Search unveiled for real life 'Sim City' participants

NMiTE, the future engineering university being created in Hereford, is seeking 75 young adults...

Accessibility and fairness: the keys to parking management

While there are big differences between campus and city centre unis, they face a similar dilem...

Leicester School of Business to get new lease of life

Groundbreaking ceremony gets the £15.8 million renovation of historic Brookfield House formall...

Summertime, and the living is busy

Essential maintenance projects, lucrative external events: is your university making the most ...

Construction firm appointed for landmark Cardiff building

A company has been chosen for the key construction phase of a landmark Cardiff University buil...

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

Events View all

The August issue of UB magazine is out now!

The August edition of University Business, the re-cap issue, is now available to view online, ...

UK Town and Gown Association to host biggest conference yet

This year's event will share best practice and facilitate key outcomes aimed at benefitting th...

UK universities win big at Talis Insight Europe

UK higher education institutions win three of four 2018 awards

Conference fever is building

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

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 ...

Facilities View all

Increasing estates efficiencies by delegating access control

Sponsored: Safety and security are essential to the university estate, therefore getting the ...

Alu-look windows for new accommodation block

Sponsored: REHAU's GENEO ALU Top windows were chosen for a new student accommodation developme...

Director of major research centre to joins Manchester

Professor Graham Lord to join University of Manchester as Vice-President and Dean of the Facul...

Green finance secured for University of Winchester

University of Winchester becomes first UK university to secure green finance for campus develo...

Graduates facing a 364% increase in living costs

SPONSORED: To help students become more money-conscious in the post-uni world, comparethemarke...

Lanchester Library: a perfect example of getting it right

SPONSORED: James Breakell, UK MD of D-Tech International, discusses the company's installation...

Planning the installation of a new AC system

Sponsored: Roberto Mallozzi, MD at Gree UK, the world's largest air conditioning manufacturer...

Subsidiary companies - a growing success story in HE

Against a decade of funding cuts, unis increasingly use subsidiary companies to run commercial...

Finance, legal, HR View all

Investing in employees health and wellbeing

Sponsored: Employees are the most valuable asset of any successful company; universities and ...

Patient Advocate to unveil HE healthcare management solution

SPONSORED: The company have been working with UB on an upcoming feature on staff wellbeing

Whistleblowing in higher education: All about to change?

Tom Long, legal director and employment lawyer at Shakespeare Martineau, on what the new Offic...

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

International View all

Sheffield Uni helps inquiry into international students

The uni and its students founded the #WeAreInternational campaign which is supported by over 2...

Up, up and away for Coventry research students

Coventry University has launched a research centre and doctoral training college in the Middle...

Heriot-Watt celebrates MBA landmark

Edinburgh Business School marks more than 100 MBA scholars graduating across Africa

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 ...

People View all

He's in!

Rebecca Paddick talks to Dragons' Den star Theo Paphitis about his new role as Solent Universi...

Lorraine honoured at Edinburgh Napier Uni

The presenter studied journalism at the Uni's predecessor polytechnic where her daughter later...

New role to catalyse links between academia and businesses

Dr Michael Capaldi has been appointed at Newcastle University to build strong relationships be...

Star alumni take the stage at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

TV's Catherine Tyldesley and Tom Lister were just two of the famous faces welcomed back as par...

World-renowned ceramicist becomes UCA Chancellor

Professor Magdalene Odundo takes over the role from Dame Zandra Rhodes, University for the Cre...

Sheffield appoints next V-C

The University of Sheffield has announced the appointment of Professor Koen Lamberts as its ne...

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...

Research View all

How to create diversity in academic leadership recruitment

Elizabeth James offers a spotlight on research profiles and issues in recruiting diverse leade...

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...

Sports & leisure View all

Roehampton launches first UK eSports scholarship

The University of Roehampton is launching a scholarship for students with talents in eSports

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...

Students View all

Evolving operational leadership in higher education

Unis that focus on creating seamless modern-day operations will give the modern student enviro...

On the money: bursaries help close student performance gap

A study of students at UWE Bristol reveals that bursaries for disadvantaged students narrows t...

New Degree Apprenticeship for business leaders

A new Degree Apprenticeship to boost the career credentials of aspiring business leaders is be...

Tweet to woo

How can universities effectively utilise social media to connect with students over the summer...

DCU and FutureLearn announce refugee scholarships

30 scholarships will be on offer for refugees and asylum seekers in Ireland

Futureproofing ASRA

ASRA Chair, Karen Burke, outlines how officers working in student accommodation will continue ...

Essential items to bring to a networking event

SPONSORED: How can post-graduates make the best first impression?

Change is constant

Anthony Payne, Director of Student Services at Bath Uni, tells us that a shift in the recognit...

Sustainability View all

Education leads way for sustainable future

Green Gown Awards: Finalists highlight best sustainability achievements in higher education

Fossil-free future pledged by Bucks New University

Buckinghamshire New University has signed a pledge to not invest in fossil fuels in a declarat...

The sustainability of sports lighting

Sponsored: Harry Riste, Co-Founder of GrassRoots Power CIC, looks at the new approaches to mak...

Make the change: from paper to energy-efficient hand dryers

Sponsored: Sustainable hand drying systems can help universities meet carbon reduction targets...

Green for go

From building greener campuses to environmentally friendly initiatives, we look at the ways th...

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...

Technology View all

Start-up employing refugees to teach languages joins wise

Qatar Foundation education initiative takes on British start-up for its accelerator programme

First university-wide Supercomputer for Newcastle

HPC machine supports wide range of applications, including flood simulations and brain geometr...

Next-generation video is making university more accessible

Director at Echo360 Linda Storey thinks lecture-capture could be the key to engaging, retainin...

CableCom Networking Group becomes Glide

Growing technology services provider relaunch will focus on business, student and residential ...

Why cyber security should be top of every uni's priorities

Head of business and technology at the University of Gloucestershire, Prof Kamal Bechkoum, exp...

New app to encourage university students to register to vote

Jisc launch student electoral registration service to help academic registrars to comply with ...

OU joins Institute of Coding to tackle digital skills crisis

Working with the IoC, the Open University will bring together the worlds of academia and indus...

Learning analytics: an early warning system?

If learning analytics are to support students' mental wellbeing, what kind of data do learners...