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The Higher Education and Research Act (2017): What it means for your institution

10 Oct 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
20 Tavistock Square 
United Kingdom


The Higher Education and Research Act (2017): What it means for your institution, is a national one-day conference to give you the opportunity to examine the key institutional and operational aspects of the Act. Organised by Universities UK, the day will explore the implications for your institution and will give you the insight and intelligence you need to start your future planning.​

Why are we talking about the Higher Education and Research Act (2017) now?

On the 27 April 2017, the Higher Education and Research Bill received Royal Assent and became an Act.

The Act '…represents the most important legislation for the sector in 25 years' (The Viscount Younger of Leckie, Lords Spokesperson (Department for Education) (Higher Education)).

The implications of the Act are far reaching, with the impact being felt throughout all parts of the higher education sector. Institutions must be prepared for the changing architecture and ensure that they will be fit for the new landscape.

Join fellow higher education professionals and leading policy experts on 10 October 2017 to receive the most up to date briefing on the critical issues in the White Paper, and discuss the implications for your institution.

Rachael Firth

Rachael Firth

Head of Events and Conferences
Universities UK

Agnes Jacobs

Agnes Jacobs

Events Producer
Universities UK

Katie Ross

Katie Ross

Events Officer
Universities UK

Holly Wildish-Jones

Holly Wildish-Jones

Events and Marketing Assistant
Universities UK


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