Testimonials


“This was the most hard-hitting thought-provoking conference I have attended since joining HE.”

Delegate from our Tackling Violence, Harassment and Hate Crime Conference 2019


“An excellent event. High quality sessions and networking. I couldn't recommend more highly.”

Delegate from our 2019 International Higher Education Forum


“This is my first attendance to Universities UK as I am new to the HE sector. This first experience has been remarkable, and I am taking a lot of learning with me from this event.”

Delegate from our Tackling Violence, Harassment and Hate Crime Conference 2019


“The Universities UK conference provided a broad range of interesting and relevant speakers on topics that were both thought-provoking and topical.”

Delegate from our Enhancing the Student Experience Conference 2019


“In my opinion the IHEF is the most important international conference in the UK. It's an unmatched mix of high-profile speakers, opinion and debate relevant to international HE.”

Delegate from our 2019 International Higher Education Forum


“A very useful day, which will have real relevance back at the office.”

Delegate from our 2019 Crisis Communications Masterclass 


“Excellent organisation, content and networking opportunities. Highly recommended.”

Delegate from our Enhancing the Student Experience Conference 2019


“An excellent day with a diverse range of speakers and some brilliant takeaways to share with our team. Really informative day – thank you!” 

Delegate from our Graduate Employability and Skills Conference 2019


“Always great!!!”

Delegate from our Student Mental Wellbeing Conference 2019


“Excellent rage of speaker reflecting a range of research, pedagogical experiences and student support issues with a clear focus, alongside the lived experience of many participants.”

Delegate from our Student Mental Wellbeing Conference 2019

 Our team

Portrait of Esther Dudley

Esther Dudley

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

 Blog

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What progress have we made since the launch of #ClosingTheGap?

11 May 2021
Two years after the publication of the #ClosingTheGap report, Amatey Doku looks at progress that has been made to close UK universities’ ethnicity degree awarding gaps and what more must be done.

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We are together: students supporting the national effort against Covid-19

12 March 2021
Over the past year, staff and students at UK universities have played a vital role in fighting Covid-19 through research and supporting their local communities. Here, three students from across the UK share their stories.

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What’s Up With Everyone? Starting a conversation about students’ mental health

4 March 2021
​This University Mental Health Day, Professor Paul Crawford of the University of Nottingham discusses the new campaign What’s Up With Everyone? and explains why it is so important to support students’ mental health literacy.