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British public proud of the UK's Universities, new poll reveals

15 November 2018
New research from BritainThinks shows the public feel positively towards UK universities by five-to-one – and people overwhelmingly say they would send their children to university given the chance.

Education system must change to support flexible study

26 October 2018
Shorter and more flexible courses could encourage more people of all ages to improve their skills and life chances at university. This is one of the main findings of a project set up by Universities UK (UUK) and the Confederation of British Industry (CBI)

UK misses out on more than £8bn due to student visa changes

22 October 2018
The UK economy may have lost out on billions in export earnings from international students due to immigration rule changes made in 2012, according to a new analysis from Universities UK.

Unemployment rate for graduates at its lowest for 39 years

18 October 2018
UUK response to a report from Prospects on the graduate labour market.

University staff prioritised in EU settlement scheme

11 October 2018
Universities UK has welcomed the news that EU university staff working in the UK will be prioritised in the next phase of the EU settlement scheme pilot.

Pitting universities against colleges won’t deliver skilled workforce

8 October 2018
According to a new report – Routes to high-level skills – published by Universities UK, policymakers should look to build on existing partnerships between universities, colleges, and employers to give more students the skills they and employers need.

Patterns and trends in higher education report 2018

21 September 2018
Our annual 'Patterns and trends' report presents a range of data and analysis on the changing size and shape of UK higher education.

Impact of European migration analysed in new MAC report

18 September 2018
Response to the report from the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) looking at the impact of migration from the European Economic Area (EEA). The MAC took evidence from a range of employers, government departments and industry bodies, including UUK.

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Response to Joint Expert Panel report on USS valuation

13 September 2018
Response to the Joint Expert Panel report reviewing the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) 2017 valuation, processes and assumptions. The report from the Panel makes a number of observations and recommendations.

Migration Advisory Committee publishes report on international students

11 September 2018
Universities UK's response to the publication of the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) report on the impacts of international students in the UK.

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