Directory of case studies

Changing the culture: directory of case studies

27 July 2017
A directory of case studies detailing responses from universities to the report of the Universities UK Taskforce examining violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting university students.

Parliamentary briefing front cover

Parliamentary briefing: raising attainment through university-school partnerships

27 July 2017
A briefing for parliamentarians outlining how universities work with schools to raise attainment and improve social mobility, with recommendations about how this work can be developed in the future according to local circumstances and need.

Parliamentary briefing: House of Commons debate on exiting the European Union and global trade

Briefing
6 July 2017
A briefing to outline ways in which future free trade agreements could impact the UK university sector, and provide initial recommendations for the government in upcoming negotiations.

Pakistan Higher Education Commission Vision 2025

Report
30 June 2017
This note contains a review of Pakistan's draft Higher Education Commission Vision 2025. It includes reference to potential opportunities for collaboration.

Education, consumer rights and maintaining trust: what students want from their university

Education, consumer rights and maintaining trust: what students want from their university

Report
21 June 2017
An assessment of how student perspectives of the student–university relationship are evolving in the context of a growing emphasis on market competition and consumer rights in higher education.

The UK’s Competitive Advantage 2017

Report
21 June 2017
This report highlights the success of UK universities in delivering a truly world-class experience for international students at all levels – undergraduate study, postgraduate taught, and for postgraduate research students.

India - Higher Education Policy Update, June 2017

Report
20 June 2017
This information note details recent policy interventions in India relating to higher education and research.

Briefing: Implementation of the Higher Education and Research Act 2017

Briefing
9 June 2017
The legislation is primarily concerned with the creation of two new bodies to regulate and fund higher education providers: the Office for Students (OfS) and UK Research and Innovation (UKRI).

Guidance on the prevention and management of meningococcal meningitis and septicaemia in higher education institutions

5 June 2017
Students in full time higher education are at higher risk of meningococcal disease than their peers. This publication summarises the issues facing students, staff, universities and colleges and their associated health services.

Switzerland delegation report

Report
26 May 2017
This is a summary of a delegation of UK institutions representatives to Switzerland in February 2017. They learned about the Swiss experience of national educational replacement schemes and their approach to negotiating with the European Commission.