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EU students vital to regional economies and jobs

8 April 2016
EU students at UK universities generate £3.7bn for the UK economy and support over 34,000 jobs in all corners of the country, according to analysis from Universities UK.

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Benefits and implications of EU and global collaboration by UK universities

1 March 2016
Digital Science and Universities UK International have released a report focusing on international academic collaboration and the implications of EU and global collaboration for universities, research assessment and the economy.

UK competitive advantage

The UK's competitive advantage

29 February 2016
New reports show the exceptional quality of the UK's university experience as rated by international students.

Gone International: the value of mobility

18 February 2016
2016 report shows greater employment outcomes for mobile black and Asian students.

IU Delegation to Peru and Ecuador

An IU delegation to Ecuador and Peru

14 October 2015
In mid-September the IU led a delegation, with support from the FCO, of 15 UK universities to Ecuador and Peru.

Jo Johnson China People to People dialogue

UK-China People-to-People dialogue

25 September 2015
Joseph Taylor draws the key messages from events surrounding the third UK-China high-level People-to-People dialogue, which took place last week.

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.

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.