Gareth Morgan

Gareth Morgan
Universities UK
Media Relations Manager
​​​Gareth leads on media relations for Universities UK. As well as managing the organisation's media and public relations activity, the press office also has responsibility for social media outputs and Universities UK's blog.

Prior to Universities UK, Gareth worked at the European Parliament in Brussels, working for a Welsh Member of the European Parliament. Before that, he trained as a journalist on the North Wales Weekly News.

He studied law at Sheffield Hallam University. He studied also for the NCTJ diploma in journalism and completed a diploma in French at the Sorbonne University in Paris.

Gareth is a first language Welsh speaker and also speaks French.

Blog

Acting locally: universities reconnecting with communities

24 March 2017
Universities UK's Greg Wade looks at how the Leading Places scheme is helping universities play a direct role in local decisions and government.

Funders and universities must work together to build international partnerships

15 March 2017
Ahead of UUK's International Higher Education Forum, Ed Whiting from Wellcome Trust discusses the importance of global research partnerships.

News

Report predicts significant increase in the number of degree apprenticeships

9 March 2017
A report today from Universities UK is predicting a significant increase in the number of people opting for degree apprenticeships in England.

International students now worth £25 billion to UK economy - new research

6 March 2017
International students coming to the UK to study now generate more than £25 billion for the economy and provide a significant boost to regional jobs and local businesses - new figures