Ian Morton

Ian Morton
Universities UK
Former Campaigns Manager

​Ian is responsible for the creation, direction and delivery of a number of Universities UK's campaigns. His work includes campaigning to remove international students from the net migration target and promoting the benefits of the European Union to UK universities.

Ian's role included a brief secondment in 2011 to MoneySavingExpert.com where he worked with founder Martin Lewis to communicate the changes to student finance and tuition fees in 2012.

Ian previously worked for the CC Group, a public relations agency - whose clients included T.G.I. Friday's, Costa Coffee and POM Wonderful.

He joined our press office in 2005 and was later jointly responsible for our conference and events programme, before becoming Campaigns Manager in 2011.

Ian has a degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Plymouth University.

Blog

Higher education: a diverse range of opportunities for everyone

8 May 2018
UUK's Dan Hurley on the wide range of opportunities higher education provides, and what the Office for Students can do to help universities make further progress on social mobility.

'Opportunity for everyone' shows how universities are opening their doors, but they must build on this for faster change

1 May 2018
On the launch of UUK's 'Opportunity for everyone' campaign, Chris Millward, the Director of Fair Access and Participation at the Office for Students, urges all universities to continue making progress.