Ian Morton

Ian Morton
Universities UK
Former Campaigns Manager

​Ian is responsible for the creation, direction and delivery of a number of Universities UK's campaigns. His work includes campaigning to remove international students from the net migration target and promoting the benefits of the European Union to UK universities.

Ian's role included a brief secondment in 2011 to MoneySavingExpert.com where he worked with founder Martin Lewis to communicate the changes to student finance and tuition fees in 2012.

Ian previously worked for the CC Group, a public relations agency - whose clients included T.G.I. Friday's, Costa Coffee and POM Wonderful.

He joined our press office in 2005 and was later jointly responsible for our conference and events programme, before becoming Campaigns Manager in 2011.

Ian has a degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Plymouth University.

Blog

Five things the university funding review must do

19 February 2018
Today, the Prime Minister launched the government's review of post-18 education and funding in England. UUK's Deputy Director of Policy Julie Tam sets out five things the review must do.

Understanding student suicide

16 February 2018
John de Pury, UUK's policy lead on mental health, discusses the issue of student suicide, including suicide prevention and response.