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Strengthening the case for UK Official Development Assistance investment in higher education

18 February 2021
The sector has an opportunity to build a strong case not only for continued ODA investment in existing areas but increased, and more effective investment across higher education.

Will the UK meet its education export target by 2030?

18 December 2020
This week saw the publication of the UK’s latest data on estimated revenue generated by education related exports and transnational education (TNE) activity in 2018.

The Thouron Award: so much more than an award

22 October 2020
Thouron alumnus, John, shares what it's like to be part of a community of Thouron scholars

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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.