Ian Morton

Ian Morton
Universities UK
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

Enterprise Centre is one of the lowest carbon buildings on any university campus in Europe

In or out? Only one answer makes sense for higher education

22 June 2016
Professor Sir David Greenaway, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Nottingham, says it is worth reflecting on what EU membership means for the UK – and what a decision to leave would mean for many walks of life, including universities.

Outside EU headquarters in Brussels

Hundreds of thousands of students could be about to miss out on their chance to participate in the EU Referendum

24 May 2016
The results of the poll, highlight some good news, and some bad news.