Research and publications

Reports and information notes from UUK International.

Information note: Horizon 2020 – UK support structure

29 May 2014
This note provides information about the support structure established in the UK to advise on participation of UK organisations, including higher education institutions, in the Horizon 2020 programme.

Information note: International participation in Horizon 2020

13 May 2014
Horizon 2020 offers a variety of possibilities to collaborate with institutions outside the EU. However, different rules are applicable depending on region, legal and economic status.

March 2014 IU Chile and Argentina delegation report

25 March 2014
​From 17-21 March, a delegation of 12 representatives from 12 UK higher education institutions met with government ministries, research funding councils, and leading universities in Chile and Argentina.

Information note: Participation of Switzerland in Horizon 2020 and Erasmus+

27 February 2014
The European Commission has published guidance on the position of Switzerland regarding participation in Horizon 2020 and Erasmus +.

UK Strategy 2013–2017 for outward mobility

1 January 2014
UUKi delivers the UK Strategy for Outward Mobility by working with UK universities to increase the number of UK-domiciled students accessing an international experience as part of their UK higher education.

Annual report 2012–13

16 October 2013
IU's annual report to its funders for the 2012–13 academic year, detailing our work and achievements globally on behalf of the UK higher education sector.

international higher education in facts and figures 2013

International Higher Education in Facts and Figures 2013

25 September 2013
This report looks at new data on the UK higher education sector on their international activities.

Horizon Scanning report cover

Horizon Scanning

1 September 2013
This paper selects a number of current trends and considers their consequences for the higher education sector in the UK and elsewhere over the next seven years.

UK Higher Education Scoping Visit to Myanmar

15 May 2013
The February 2013 scoping mission to Myanmar was led by the UK HE International Unit and Training Gateway. This was the first UK sector-wide mission in higher education since the return to civilian government.

international higher education in facts and figures 2012-13

International higher education in facts and figures winter 2012-13

19 December 2012
Drawing from various data sources, the new IU fact and figures report looks at the latest trends in students and spending.