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More 18-year-olds than ever secure a place

13 August 2015
Nicola Dandridge, Chief Executive of Universities UK, congratulated students today on their A-level results as more 18 year olds than ever applied to university.

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Universities UK response to National Student Survey results

12 August 2015
Satisfaction rates for students studying at UK universities remain high, with 86 per cent saying they are satisfied overall with their course.

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2015 university admissions will be as competitive as ever

11 August 2015
This year has seen more applications to study at university. But with more places available, students who get the grades should find their place at an institution this autumn.

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University leaders make the case for EU membership

27 July 2015
Universities UK have launched their Universities for Europe campaign to highlight how the UK’s membership of the European Union enhances university research and education, and benefits British people, the economy and our society.

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Universities back staying in Europe

27 July 2015
Universities UK have launched their Universities for Europe campaign to highlight how the UK’s membership of the European Union enhances university research and education, and benefits British people, the economy and our society.

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Report looks at whether universities are producing graduates with the right data skills

13 July 2015
Ensuring the supply of analytical talent in the UK will require changes in schools, as well as universities, and demand for analysts cannot be addressed by producing more graduates from existing courses.

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Response to emergency Budget

8 July 2015
Universities UK has responded to the Budget which included news that maintenance grants for students in England will be replaced by loans.

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Universities UK calls for enhanced financial support for students living costs and inflationary link for tuition fee cap in England

1 July 2015
Universities UK has called on government to upgrade the tuition fee cap in England in line with inflation and for financial support for students’ living costs to be improved.

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Response to higher education minister’s speech at Universities UK

1 July 2015
Universities UK responded today to a speech from the higher education Minister Jo Johnson MP.

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Response to HEFCE consultation on new approach to quality assessment in higher education

29 June 2015
Effective quality assessment will continue to play a central role in securing our global reputation and providing assurances to students, the government, and the public more widely.

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