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Universities UK President sets out vision for how universities can thrive post-Brexit

7 September 2016
The president of Universities UK (UUK) has said that universities can continue to thrive post-Brexit, given the right support from government.

Times letter – international students make huge contribution to the UK

30 August 2016
The President of Universities UK Dame Julia Goodfellow has written an open letter, published in The Times newspaper, which highlights the huge contribution international students make to the UK.

Record numbers secure university places

18 August 2016
UCAS figures today show that 424,000 students have been accepted to UK universities and colleges so far this year, up 3% on A level results day in 2015.

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UUK responds to EU funding announcement by Chancellor

13 August 2016
UUK response to announcement by the Chancellor regarding EU funding guaranteed beyond the date the UK leaves the EU.

Universities UK welcomes healthcare education funding plans

25 July 2016
Universities UK has welcomed the government’s plans for changing healthcare education funding in England.

European university leaders call for continued collaboration after Brexit vote

22 July 2016
University leaders from 24 European countries, including Germany and France, have signed a joint statement to stress the importance of continued European university collaboration following the UK's vote to leave the EU.

Publication to improve public understanding of how universities are funded

20 July 2016
University funding explained seeks to help improve the public's understanding of how universities are funded. It highlights how universities raise income from a wide range of sources and explains how universities manage this funding.

Universities UK response to government changes

15 July 2016
Universities UK has commented on the new government changes that will see the Department for Education taking over responsibility for higher education in England.

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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.'

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