Provision of information on higher education

Provision of information about higher education: outcomes of consultation and next steps

16 June 2011
This joint report by Universities UK, GuildHE and the Higher Education Funding Council for England sets out how to improve the accessibility and usefulness of information about higher education.

Degrees of value: How universities benefit society

15 June 2011
This report attempts to put a monetary value on some of the ways that universities contribute to society at both a local and a national level, using Social Return on Investment (SROI) methodology.

Review of external examining arrangements in universities and colleges in the UK: Final report and recommendations

7 April 2011
An outline of the final recommendations of the review of external examining arrangements undertaken by UUK and GuildHE.

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Higher Education Better Regulation Group (HEBRG) Annual Report 2010

1 April 2011
HEBRG’s annual report on its developments and activities for 2010.

HEBRG professional bodies report

Professional, statutory and regulatory bodies: an exploration of their engagement with higher education

1 March 2011
HEBRG has examined the longstanding challenges in defining professional, statutory and regulatory bodies (PSRBs) and how they work with higher education.

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Freedom of speech on campus: rights and responsibilities in UK universities

18 February 2011
The role of universities in promoting academic freedom and freedom of speech, and some of the constraints surrounding these freedoms.

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Universities UK response to The student immigration system - a consultation

11 February 2011
Universities UK strongly opposes the majority of the proposals outlined in the consultation.

Creating Prosperity: the role of higher education in driving the UK’s creative economy

11 February 2011
Summarises the findings of research commissioned by Universities UK into the role and contribution of higher education in the UK’s creative economy.

Universities and development: global cooperation

12 November 2010
This policy briefing aims to demonstrate that universities are key organisations in international development.

Universities UK submission to the 2010 Spending Review

7 October 2010
Sets out why we believe universities are critical to the UK’s future economic growth, what the impact of cuts to the budget for higher education would be