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Mexico-UK Rectors' summit builds legacy for mutual collaboration in the future

2 June 2015
A summit of Mexican rectors, UK Vice-Chancellors and senior university representatives is being held in London tomorrow as part of the celebrations for the 2015 Dual Year of Mexico and the UK

Opening up more opportunities for HE collaboration in Indonesia

27 April 2015
Vivienne Stern reflects on the UK-Indonesia delegation and the emerging opportunities between the two nations.

Europe and the cultural and creative industries

10 April 2015
Professor Barry Ife reflects on why the creative industries enriches our economies, communities and socieities in Europe.

Nigel Carrington

Freedom of movement is the main road to knowledge

1 April 2015
Nigel Carrington reflects on the importance of borderless and accessible knowledge in an open society.

Marking 40 Years of UK-China Student Mobility

9 December 2014
The UK-China Mobility Forum took place on Friday 21 November, preceded on Thursday 20 November by the UK-China HE Forum VI.

New UK-Peru postgraduate scholarship scheme announced

27 November 2014
The IU and the Peruvian Ministry of Education have signed an agreement to deliver a postgraduate scholarship scheme for Peruvian students to study in the UK.

Greg Clark MP launches Go International website

9 September 2014
The launch of the Go International website was set up to provide higher education institutions with the key information, statistics, research, case studies and opportunities for study and work abroad.

British public welcomes international students, new report shows

28 August 2014
New research shows that the majority of the British public welcome international students coming to the UK and there is wide public support for international students staying on to work in Britain.

Why does the public’s perception of academic research matter?

13 August 2014
A recent survey commissioned by Universities UK (UUK) asking the general public for their views on academic research demonstrates the potential power of public opinion in the context of the post-2015 development agenda.

Professor Simon Marginson, IOE, International Higher Education

3 April 2014
Professor Simon Marginson reflects on the UK's competitive advantage in international higher education.