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Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Enhancing the international student experience: effective strategies for 2017 and beyond

15 Jun 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A national one-day conference to examine effective approaches to international student experience post-Brexit.

Improving student retention in the changing higher education landscape

7 Jun 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
This one-day conference will give delegates a full understanding of the policy landscape surrounding retention, as well as the knowledge you need to approach the challenge of student retention in your own institution.

Accelerated degrees

Accelerated degrees: understanding the opportunities

1 Jun 2017, 10:00 - 15:30
A one-day seminar that will give delegates a better understanding of the policy landscape and a clearer idea of how to implement accelerated degrees in their institution.

Graduate employability and skills: designing and implementing your institutional strategy

17 May 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
National one-day conference discussing the policy landscape surrounding graduate employability and skills, including the Longitudinal Educational Outcomes (LEO) data, the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and the wider skills agenda.

Go International 2017

Go International 2017: In for the count

25 Apr 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
Go International 2017 will explore strategic approaches to increasing the reach of mobility to all who can benefit.

Innovation and excellence in teaching and learning

29 Mar 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
Delegates will discuss pedagogical innovation and innovation in curriculum design, all with the focus of delivering excellence.

How to achieve a university-wide response to incidents of sexual violence

24 Mar 2017, 12:00 - 15:00
This workshop will explore how to ensure universities can deliver an effective strategic response to sexual violence.

International Higher Education Forum

21 Mar 2017, 09:15 - 17:00
Join us as we explore how UK universities can maximise emerging international opportunities, and overcome resulting challenges.

Student mental wellbeing

Student mental wellbeing: developing strategy and inspiring change

16 Mar 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
This event will inspire delegates to review and refine current strategy or build new systems to support students within their institution to improve mental wellbeing.

Degree apprenticeships: understanding the opportunities

28 Feb 2017, 09:30 - 15:30
A one-day seminar that will give delegates a full understanding of the policy landscape and a clear idea of how to implement degree apprenticeships in their institution.

Our team

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

Blogs

Teaching Excellence Framework: what can we learn from the results?

22 June 2017
William Hammonds, Programme Manager at Universities UK, analyses the results of the Teaching Excellence Framework.

What do students want from their university?

21 June 2017
Emily Darian highlights key findings in today's new report – Education, consumer rights and maintaining trust: what students want from their university.

Slimmed down Queen’s speech: anything for universities?

21 June 2017
Karmjit Kaur, Head of Political Affairs at Universities UK, discusses key points for the higher education sector in the Queen's speech.