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Tackling global crises through research

21 July 2017
UK universities are going to collaborate with developing countries to address some of the world's most serious challenges through a new multi-disciplinary research programme

Real-time data shows positive policy helping UK offset decline in EU demand

13 July 2017
Katie Duncan, Head of Communications, Hotcourses Group shares how real-time data is showing that positive policy is helping the UK offset the decline in demand from prospective EU students

Making internationalisation and employability work together

10 July 2017
Dr Dean Hristov and Dr Sonal Minocha at Bournemouth University look at developing the next generation of global talent in our Universities. How can we make internationalisation and employability work together?

Roundtable Event Highlights Collaboration Opportunities between the UK HE Sector and Indian Industry

3 July 2017
UK academics discuss potential collaboration opportunities between the UK higher education sector and Indian industry at roundtable event

UK universities lead the global pack for international student satisfaction

21 June 2017
The UK remains one of the world’s leading study destinations for international students because of the first-class experience offered by universities shows our new report.

Enhancing the international student experience

21 June 2017
Summary of the Enhancing the international student experience conference

World Refugee Day: a look at how UK universities are welcoming refugees and asylum seekers

20 June 2017
As part of United Nations’ World Refugee Day, the STAR’s Chief Executive Emma Williams looks at what UK universities have done over the past five years in response to the refugee crisis and outlines how to get more involved.

Universities UK and the French University Presidents’ Conference sign joint declaration

20 June 2017
UUK, on behalf of the British higher education sector, and the French University Presidents’ Conference (CPU) on behalf of their French counterparts, sign a joint declaration of cooperation.

British and Australian university leaders meet to discuss expanded cooperation

26 May 2017
British and Australian university leaders held high-level talks in London yesterday on expanded cooperation between the two nations.

QAA launches UAE country report

25 May 2017
QAA launches UAE country report