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New poll shows overwhelming support for an immigration system based on skills

10 December 2019
​A new poll has revealed that 80% of British adults agree that the UK's immigration system should allow scientists, academics and their support staff to work in this country at any stage of their career.

Universities UK welcomes UCAS figures on disadvantaged students

28 November 2019
Universities UK (UUK) today welcomes figures showing that disadvantaged students are 61% more likely to enter university now than they were ten years’ ago.

University leaders make formal commitment to working with UCU on long-term USS pension scheme reform

21 November 2019
University leaders have outlined their commitment to working with UCU to deliver long-term USS pension scheme reform.

Universities UK on developments in Hong Kong

21 November 2019
In response to developments in Hong Kong, Universities UK is in conversation with institutions and offering support to staff and students.

Industrial action is not the way forward, say university leaders

19 November 2019
University leaders have written an open letter to all staff at the institutions where the University and College Union (UCU) is planning industrial action.

New guidance for businesses on employing international students

7 November 2019
UUK has published new guidance to help ensure employers at businesses across the country have the information they need to employ international graduates.

University and college leaders launch 12-month bid to find ways to combat climate emergency

7 November 2019
University and college leaders are being urged to redouble their efforts to tackle climate change by committing to the Climate Commission which aims to create a clear and consistent response to the government's declared Climate and Environment Emergency

Updated concordat must be followed if research is to be trusted

25 October 2019
Universities UK has reaffirmed its pledge to the revised concordat to support research integrity to assure government, business, international partners and the public that they can continue to have confidence in UK research and its leading researchers

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Senior Press and Social Media Officer
Universities UK