Distinction and Diversity in Higher Education


29 September

Meeting the information needs of prospective students

When students decide whether to go to higher education and where to study there are a number of key decision-making points and sources of information. HEFCE and the other UK funding bodies have been reviewing the information needs of prospective …

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12 September


Brexit Round-Up

In case you missed it over the summer, the UK Government has confirmed UK businesses and universities should continue to bid for competitive EU funding streams, including Horizon 2020 and European Structural Funds, whilst the UK remains an EU member. …

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12 September


GuildHE Welcomes Four New Members

GuildHE, one of the UK’s two formal HE representative bodies, has recently welcomed four new members keen to contribute to and be part of a strong, diverse and evolving UK higher education sector. The new members represent the traditional public …

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28 July

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GuildHE responds to Lord Stern’s Review

Commenting on the Independent Review of the Research Excellence Framework led by Lord Stern, GuildHE Chief Executive, Gordon McKenzie said: “GuildHE welcomes Lord Stern’s review and its conclusion that the broad structure of the REF should be maintained. In particular, …

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21 July


GuildHE response to HEFCE teaching funding consultation

GuildHE has responded to the HEFCE teaching funding consultation on arrangements for supporting widening access and successful student outcomes, including progression to taught postgraduate study. You can download our full response to the consultation here: HEFCE teaching funding consultation – GuildHE …

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