Recruitment and retention of staff in Higher Education

14 January 2009
Staff turnover and recruitment and retention measures are important indicators of the attractiveness of higher education (HE) jobs and staff satisfaction within the sector.

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Standing together: Universities helping business through the downturn

27 November 2008
This report sets out the kind of support universities and colleges can offer employers, both in the current economic climate and longer term.

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Stepping higher – literature review

31 October 2008
An accompaniment to the report, Stepping higher: workforce development through employer-higher education partnership.

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Stepping higher: Workforce development through employer-higher education partnership

31 October 2008
This report aims to help employers and universities in developing successful partnership working to foster workforce development.

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Research report: Variable tuition fees in England: assessing their impact on students and HEIs

12 August 2008
The third annual report on the effects of the introduction of the new higher education fees arrangements for UK and EU-domiciled full-time undergraduates attending higher education institutions in England.

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Pension provision in the higher education sector: initial report

3 June 2008
Written for members of UCEA, Universities UK and GuildHE in the light of increasing concerns about the rising cost of pension provision.

Universities planning guidance

19 May 2008
In preparing this guidance, our focus has been to achieve a strategic document that can assist universities to engage with local planning authorities and vice versa.

Testing times: UK health research in a global marketplace

20 December 2007
Universities UK has published this Policy Briefing at a time when the UK faces increased competition in the global market for health research.

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Strategic enquiry into the pension arrangements for the higher education sector

17 October 2007
The first published output of the strategic enquiry into the pensions arrangements of the higher education sector.

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Beyond the honours degree classification: The Burgess Group final report

16 October 2007
This report considers the honours degree classification system, which measures a student’s performance on an undergraduate honours degree programme.