Review of Higher Education Funding and Student Finance

21 May 2010
Our submission to the Independent Review of Higher Education Funding and Student Finance. This is our second submission to the Browne Review.

Active ageing and universities: engaging older learners

18 March 2010
This report reviews the engagement of older learners (defined as those aged 50 and over) in education and training with particular reference to their involvement in higher education

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Making it count: how universities are using income from variable fees

29 January 2010
The future opportunities and challenges facing the UK university research base and makes recommendations as to how the system can respond to these.

Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and higher education institutions: A fourth report

23 December 2009
This is the fourth annual report on the effects of the introduction of the new higher education fees arrangements for UK and EU-domiciled full-time undergraduates attending higher education institutions in England.

Securing world class research in UK universities

26 November 2009
The vital role that quality-related research funding plays in sustaining the research base, providing the flexibility to respond to emerging societal challenges, and supporting the next generation of researchers.

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The impact of universities on the UK economy - 4th report

4 November 2009
2009 study looking at the impact of the higher education sector on the UK economy.

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Research report: Promoting the UK doctorate: challenges and opportunities

23 July 2009
The publication of this report coincides with news that the Government is expected to announce plans to develop a comprehensive policy for postgraduate study.

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Policy briefing: The impact of the 14–19 curriculum reforms on higher education

19 June 2009
This policy briefing explains the planned changes and the ways in which universities are both supporting these developments and preparing for their impact on the sector.

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Gifts that grow

21 May 2009
This publication gives case study examples of ways that universities have used the donations.

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Academies and trust schools: where do universities fit in?

12 May 2009
The opportunities and challenges universities may meet if they engage with two relatively new types of state-maintained school – academies and trust schools.