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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.

Government review is a fantastic opportunity to improve the university system for students

5 September 2018
Government must aim to create a sustainable university funding system in England, which supports learners from all backgrounds to reach their potential.

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Guidance for universities on preventing student suicides

5 September 2018
UUK and PAPYRUS, the UK's national charity dedicated to the prevention of young suicide, have published new guidance to help university leaders prevent student suicides.

New visa for international students would benefit UK

4 September 2018
Universities UK has called for a new visa to allow international students to gain work experience in the UK for up to two years after graduation

New poll: public support for international students

4 September 2018
A new poll from ComRes reveals that three quarters (72%) of British adults think that international students should be able to stay and work in the UK post-graduation for one year or more

HEPI report on qualifications gap

23 August 2018
Universities UK response to the new report from the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) calling on universities to reverse the collapse in technical education in England.

Comment ahead of results day

15 August 2018
Speaking ahead of the publication of A-level results and students finding out whether their university applications have been successful, Alistair Jarvis, Chief Executive of Universities UK, says that there remains strong demand for university places.

Nation's prosperity relies on more people of all ages going to university

6 August 2018
UUK's new report, Solving future skills challenges, finds that education more people at university could bring significant benefits to our economy.

National Student Survey 2018

27 July 2018
UUK's response to the 2018 National Student Survey results.

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