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Universities UK calls for salary cap to be set at £21k to protect key higher education workers

12 February 2019
Vivienne Stern, Director of Universities UK International, has today (Tuesday 12 February) called on the government to lower the proposed salary requirement for EEA workers to gain a high-skilled work visa; to £21,000.

Support Study Abroad

Universities UK launches #SupportStudyAbroad campaign to protect study abroad in case of no-deal Brexit

6 February 2019
Universities UK has launched a national #SupportStudyAbroad campaign asking the UK government to commit to continue funding study abroad opportunities for UK students, even if the UK cannot negotiate continued participation in the Erasmus+ programme.

Erasmus+ students facing no-deal Brexit upheaval

29 January 2019
Thousands of students could be denied government funding to study abroad if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal, it has emerged today.

Downgrading degree apprenticeships would be a mistake

28 January 2019
Moves to downgrade degree apprenticeships could undermine the development of the skills necessary for the UK economy to be successful in future, warn university leaders.

UK revenue from education related exports and TNE activity increases to £20 billion

24 January 2019
Universities UK responds to new data revealing the amount of UK revenue coming from education related exports and TNE activity

NHS long-term plan

7 January 2019
UUK's response to the NHS long-term plan.

University leaders warn against No Deal as vital research comes under threat

4 January 2019
University leaders have written to politicians and government to warn of the risks for research, staff and students if the UK leaves the EU without a deal.

Immigration White Paper

19 December 2018
UUK's comment on the publication of the government's Immigration White Paper.

International staff vital for UK’s future STEM success

18 December 2018
University staff from overseas account for a growing and sizeable proportion of tutors, researchers and technicians in engineering and technology as well as biological, mathematical and physical sciences, a new report finds today.

ONS announcement on accounting treatment of student loans

17 December 2018
UUK response to ONS announcement on accounting treatment of student loans

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