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Response to Migration Advisory Committee report on international students

11 September 2018
Universities UK International (UUKi) responds to the publication of the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) report on the impacts of international students in the UK.

Five little-known facts about international student mobility to the UK

19 July 2018
UUKi has published a report on five facts about student mobility to the UK and this post offers an overview of what's in the publication.

UK universities welcomed to Egypt

25 June 2018
Leaders from UK universities have been welcomed to Egypt during a high-level delegation to explore higher education and research collaboration.

International research collaboration helps #BeatPlasticPollution

5 June 2018
On World Environment Day, UUKi's International Partnerships Officer, Victoria Bennett, shares how international research collaborations are helping to tackle environmental issues and help to #BeatPlasticPollution.

Statement on continued UK-EU science and innovation collaboration

4 June 2018
Statement on Universities UK International's statement on continued UK-EU science and innovation collaboration

Universities Minister Sam Gyimah pledges support for national campaign to double the number of UK students who study abroad by 2020

25 May 2018
Universities Minister Sam Gyimah pledges support for the Go International: Stand Out campaign.

Expanding outward mobility opportunities

10 May 2018
Daniel Wake, Policy Analyst at Universities UK writes about the key findings in the latest Gone International report.

Setting out a vision for Erasmus+ and Horizon 2020 successor programmes

27 March 2018
Planning for the next multi-annual financial framework is already underway for the successors to the EU's research and higher education programmes, Horizon 2020 and Erasmus+. Our Head of European Engagement sets out UUK's position on both programmes.

Navigating financial challenges in India

22 March 2018
Ed Dixon, Group Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director at Sannam S4 offers advice on navigating financial challenges in India for transnational education programmes.

Higher education and displaced people: what can your institution do?

7 March 2018
Only 1% of displaced people are in higher education. This loss of individual opportunity and human potential is immense. But how can UK universities address a problem of this scale? Ahead of publishing a new report, Gordon Slaven shares some thoughts.