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Student perspectives on going international

10 September 2015
The IU's Go International programme and the British Council published a report today on student perspectives of the benefits of and barriers to spending time abroad as part of a UK undergraduate degree.

The EU and its contribution to the excellence of UK universities

26 August 2015
Professor David Richardson reflects on the EU and its contributions to excellent research in the UK.

Gone International: mobile students and their outcomes

11 June 2015
This report from the IU's Go International programme examined the academic attainment and employment outcomes of mobile and non-mobile undergraduate students who completed their studies in the 2012/13 academic year.

Mexico-UK Rectors' summit builds legacy for mutual collaboration in the future

2 June 2015
A summit of Mexican rectors, UK Vice-Chancellors and senior university representatives is being held in London tomorrow as part of the celebrations for the 2015 Dual Year of Mexico and the UK

Vice-chancellors visit Brussels: making the case for higher education

28 April 2015
Alex Leonhardt reflects on last week's vice-chancellors visit to Brussels.

Opening up more opportunities for HE collaboration in Indonesia

27 April 2015
Vivienne Stern reflects on the UK-Indonesia delegation and the emerging opportunities between the two nations.

Europe and the cultural and creative industries

10 April 2015
Professor Barry Ife reflects on why the creative industries enriches our economies, communities and socieities in Europe.

Nigel Carrington

Freedom of movement is the main road to knowledge

1 April 2015
Nigel Carrington reflects on the importance of borderless and accessible knowledge in an open society.

Marking 40 Years of UK-China Student Mobility

9 December 2014
The UK-China Mobility Forum took place on Friday 21 November, preceded on Thursday 20 November by the UK-China HE Forum VI.

New UK-Peru postgraduate scholarship scheme announced

27 November 2014
The IU and the Peruvian Ministry of Education have signed an agreement to deliver a postgraduate scholarship scheme for Peruvian students to study in the UK.