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New fund to increase the number of degree apprenticeships

24 March 2016
We welcome a new multi-million pound fund to increase the number of degree apprenticeships announced by the government.

Taskforce calls for review of Zellick guidelines

17 March 2016
​The taskforce on violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting university students met to considered the emerging themes for recommendations based on the evidence submitted by a broad range of stakeholders.

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Degree apprenticeships have potential to fill skills gaps

15 March 2016
​​​​New degree apprenticeships have the potential to help fill skills gaps and meet employers’ needs, according to a report from Universities UK (UUK).

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Joint article by Maria Miller MP and Nicola Dandridge on International Women's Day

8 March 2016
This year the campaign theme is about how we can all pledge to take a concrete step to help achieve gender equality more quickly: whether that is in the social, economic or political sphere.

Julia Goodfellow

Response to funding for higher education in England for 2016-17

4 March 2016
We welcomed previously the government’s protection of science funding in real terms. It is good that government continues its commitment to the dual-support system.

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Jo Hindle

Jo Hindle

Head of Media
Universities UK

Luke Lambert

Luke Lambert

Press and Social Media Officer
Universities UK

Clara Plackett

Clara Plackett

Senior Press and Social Media Officer
Universities UK