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Reports and information notes from UUK International.

Singaporean private education sector: Regulatory reform

24 March 2017
This information note sets out a series of changes to the regulation of the private education sector in Singapore, introduced by the Committee for Private Education (CPE) in October 2016.

PhD Student Outward Mobility: Perceived Barriers and Benefits

17 March 2017
Findings of a focus group on PhD student outward mobility structured around four broad themes: motivations and perceived benefits of mobility; perceived challenges and barriers to mobility; attitudes to mobility and information, communication and support.

Gone International: mobility works

2 March 2017
​This report by Universities UK International compares the academic attainment and employment outcomes of mobile and non-mobile first degree undergraduate students who completed their studies at the end of the 2014–15 academic year.

Information note - 2016 China activities in review

16 February 2017
This information note looks at the implications of the 13th Five Year Plan for UK universities and other developments relevant to UK/China collaboration in higher education and research.

International Credit Mobility (ICM) 2017 Call for Applications

16 January 2017
Erasmus+ offers a variety of possibilities to collaborate with institutions outside the EU, including through the increasingly popular Key Action 1 activity: International Credit Mobility.

Briefing note - Prime Minister's delegation to India

14 December 2016
November 2016 saw the Rt Hon. Theresa May MP lead a high-level delegation to India. In parallel Jo Johnson MP, led a higher education delegation that contributed to the higher education conference at the UK-India TECH Summit.

International innovation and UK universities

26 September 2016
This report is a learning resource for UK universities to see what has worked and where the barriers to progress are found in international innovation collaboration.

Annual report 2015-16

16 September 2016
Universities UK International's annual report to its funders for the 2015–16 academic year, detailing our work and achievements globally on behalf of the UK higher education sector.

The scale and scope of UK higher education transnational education

The scale and scope of UK higher education transnational education

29 June 2016
A report to showcase the great breadth and variety of models and partnerships in the UK's outgoing higher education transnational education, providing evidence for institutions and policy makers.

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Information note 39: Saudi Arabia update

20 June 2016
Information on the recent change of leadership in the Ministry of Education, ongoing changes to national scholarship funds, and the publication of the Saudi Arabia - 'Vision 2030' and the National Development Programme 2020.