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Universities UK statement on the outcome of the EU referendum

24 June 2016
​ Dame Julia Goodfellow, President of Universities UK said: 'Leaving the EU will create significant challenges for universities. Although this is not an outcome that we wished or campaigned for, we respect the decision of the UK electorate.'

Julia Goodfellow speaking at a Universities for Europe event

University EU research funding gives £1bn boost to economy and creates jobs

10 June 2016
EU research funding generates more than 19,000 jobs across the UK, £1.86 billion for the UK economy and contributes more than £1 billion to GDP, according to new figures published today.

Universities UK response to publication of UCAS university equality reports

9 June 2016
Universities UK's response to the publication of new UCAS equality reports for individual universities. The reports show how likely UK students are to be offered a place and enter university, split by the sex, ethnic group, and background.

Julia Goodfellow speaking at a Universities for Europe event

UK and German university leaders highlight importance of EU collaboration

2 June 2016
University leaders in the UK and Germany have underlined how the EU helps academics to carry out cutting-edge research and enables students to study in other parts of the EU.

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