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Universities UK statement on the triggering of Article 50

29 March 2017
Universities UK's response to the triggering of Article 50.

Report predicts significant increase in the number of degree apprenticeships

9 March 2017
A report today from Universities UK is predicting a significant increase in the number of people opting for degree apprenticeships in England.

International students now worth £25 billion to UK economy - new research

6 March 2017
International students coming to the UK to study now generate more than £25 billion for the economy and provide a significant boost to regional jobs and local businesses - new figures

Response to minister’s plans for higher education reform

24 February 2017
UUK response to plans by the minister to make further reforms to the higher education system in England. They include proposals to encourage more universities to offer fast-track, two-year degrees.

Response to calls for tougher action to tackle plagiarism

21 February 2017
Universities UK has responded to the government's calls for tougher action to tackle plagiarism and academic misconduct. The Universities Minister Jo Johnson is calling for new guidance aimed at universities and information for students.

Response to latest UCAS applicant figures

2 February 2017
Universities UK responded today to the latest UCAS applicant figures. They show that applicant numbers for UK students are down by 5% compared to last year, and down 7% for EU students.

Review recommends changes to higher education sector agencies

31 January 2017
Universities UK has published the recommendations of a review group – chaired by Sir David Bell, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Reading – looking at the higher education sector agencies.

Response to Theresa May speech on Brexit

17 January 2017
Universities UK's response to Prime Minister Theresa May's long-awaited speech on Brexit

Response to HESA 2015–16 student data

12 January 2017
Universities UK has responded to the latest data on students from HESA

Response to Lords Higher Education Bill vote

10 January 2017
Universities UK response to the vote on the Higher Education and Research Bill in the House of Lords committee stage

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