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Horizon 2020: Interim Evaluation - UUKi's Submission January 2017

​UUKi's response to the European Commission's public consultation on the interim evaluation of Horizon 2020.

Horizon 2020 funding is of crucial and growing importance for UK universities. It is highly valued for the role it plays in facilitating international research collaboration with European partners. UUKi welcomes the opportunity to input into the European Commission's interim evaluation of Horizon 2020 and to offer its initial views on how Framework Programme 9 can continue to build on the successes of its predecessors.

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Comres poll: public views on international students

New ComRes poll: majority of British public would like to see the same number or more international students

13 April 2017
Nearly three-quarters (73%) of the British public would like to see the same number or more international students coming to study in the UK, after discovering the contribution they make to the economy and the jobs they generate.

Vice-Chancellor of the University of Leicester elected onto board of European University Association

7 April 2017
The election of Professor Paul Boyle onto the EUA board was announced at the EUA's annual conference taking place this week in Bergen (Norway).

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International higher education in facts and figures

25 May 2017
Universities UK and UUKi publish International Higher Education in Facts and Figures 2017, a handy booklet with key stats on international students and higher education.

What the British public really think about international students

13 April 2017
Karmjit Kaur, Head of Political Affairs at Universities UK, discusses the British public's perception of international students as an asset to the UK, and explains why international students should not be included in a net migration target.