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How my experience with the Thouron Award led to a role at a law firm in New York

16 September 2020
Amelia shares her experience of the Thouron Award, and how it helped her to get a job in New York

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International student recruitment: Why aren't we second?

12 August 2020
Read more about UUKi's latest publication, International student recruitment: Why aren't we second?

EU and UK student and education sector groups call on negotiators to remember student interest lies at heart of Erasmus+

27 July 2020
UK and EU student groups alongside the UK higher and further education sectors have called on negotiators to compromise on the terms of the UK’s participation in Erasmus+

#WeAreTogether campaign launch

8 April 2020
We have launched the #WeAreTogether campaign to highlight solidarity, support and gratitude in the higher education sector at this difficult time

Joint statement from UUKi and UKCISA: impact of Covid-19 on international students in the UK

19 March 2020
A joint statement on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on international students at UK universities

600 UK students to study in India under UKIERI’s new mobility initiative

11 March 2020
Thirty two UK universities have been awarded funding through the UK-India Education and Research Initiative (UKIERI) Mobility Programme: Study in India.

Could alumni be the key to ‘making good on the promise’ of international graduate employability?

10 February 2020
This blog explores how consider how alumni could play a role in expanding the career opportunities of students and recent graduates.

This is not about Brexit

6 February 2020
Seven events from the past year (apart from Brexit) that the UUKi team think will change the way we deliver international higher education and research over the next decade

In praise of partnerships: how the UK government can support university partnerships after the UK leaves the EU

29 January 2020
University partnerships are, perhaps, more important than ever. With political uncertainty on the rise across the globe these partnerships can give universities an extra bit of stability and extra reach.

HESA data shows another year of growth in international student numbers

16 January 2020
There were 485,645 international students in the UK in 2018/19