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​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Enhancing the student experience

7 Dec 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
Our third annual conference on enhancing the student experience is for those with strategic responsibility for student experience in institutions and the wider sector.

Political affairs in higher education forum

29 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
This event provides a unique opportunity for policy and public affairs professionals working in higher education and associated organisations to discuss the most relevant issues currently facing the sector.

The future of research in higher education

23 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference is for those with strategic responsibility for research in universities and the wider higher education sector.

Digital innovation conference

Using digital innovation to enhance university marketing and communications

15 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
A conference to explore the latest digital innovations that can enhance university marketing and communications, and enable staff to choose the best solutions for their institution.

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The 6th Annual Access to Higher Education and Student Success Summit

9 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
Addressing the challenges of widening participation to higher education in a changing policy landscape

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Tackling violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting university students

3 Nov 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference will offer practical assistance to institutions to challenge harassment, bullying and hate incidents/crimes and for responding to student concerns.

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Brexit or Brenter? Transnational education and the implications of the EU referendum

21 Oct 2016, 13:15 - 16:45
An event to look at look at the potential implications of Brexit on existing transnational education in the EU.

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The Higher Education White Paper: what it means for your institution

11 Oct 2016, 09:30 - 16:30
A unique opportunity to debate political, institutional and operational perspectives on the key topics raised in the paper.

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​​​​​Degree apprenticeships: understanding the opportunities

19 Jul 2016, 09:00 - 16:30
A one-day seminar giving delegates a full understanding of the policy landscape and a clear idea of how to implement degree apprenticeships in their institution.

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Enhancing the international student experience

15 Jun 2016, 09:00 - 16:30
​​​​This conference will examine how universities can put international student experience at the centre of their institutional strategies.

 Our team

Rachael Firth

Rachael Firth

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

Katie Ross

Katie Ross

Senior Events Officer
Universities UK

Holly Wildish-Jones

Holly Wildish-Jones

Marketing and Internal Communications Officer
Universities UK

 Blog

You say stability, I say stagnation

11 January 2018
UUK's Eleanor Jubb looks at the latest data on the number of international students choosing to study in the UK.

Government’s industrial strategy – a good opportunity for universities

27 November 2017
Universities UK's Julie Tam looks at the UK government's new industrial strategy and highlights a number of opportunities for universities.

Freedom of speech and the Office for Students

16 November 2017
UUK's William Hammonds discusses proposals on freedom of speech in the OfS consultation and the implications for universities.