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Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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

10 Oct 2017, 09:15 - 16:30
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.

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.

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

Setting up the Office for Students: what's new?

19 October 2017
UUK's William Hammonds highlights key points for the higher education sector in the consulation for the new regulatory framework for the Office for Students.

A step-change in tackling sexual violence

17 October 2017
Owen Adams, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Colleges and Student Experience) and Chair of the Sexual Violence and Misconduct Operations Group, Durham University, discusses steps that universities have taken to address sexual violence and misconduct.

Does university knowledge exchange need a framework?

13 October 2017
Greg Wade, Programme Manager at UUK, questions the need for a Knowledge Exchange Framework.