Distinction and Diversity in Higher Education

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Active Citizenship: The Role of Higher Education

23 Nov 2016 – Rhys Wait

A new report by NUS and GuildHE highlights the social contribution of higher education to society in developing students as citizens. The report – Active Citizenship: the role of higher education – includes a charter identifying key areas where universities …

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UK-wide standing committee for quality assessment announced

03 Nov 2016 – Alex Bols

The four higher education funding bodies, Universities UK and GuildHE are pleased to announce that Professor Andrew Wathey CBE, Vice-Chancellor of Northumbria University, has been appointed as Chair of the new UK-wide Standing Committee for Quality Assessment. The committee will …

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Brexit Round-Up

10 Sep 2016 – Rhys Wait

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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Excellence in Diversity

16 Aug 2016 – lexingtoncomms

GuildHE’s Excellence in Diversity report demonstrates how the diversity of the higher education sector contributes to the educational, economic and social well-being of the UK and is grounded in real examples of excellent practice. This microsite brings together case studies, recommendations and …

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Higher Education and Research Bill

21 Jul 2016 – Gordon McKenzie

The Higher Education and Research Bill passed its Second Reading in the House of Commons, 19th July, by 294 votes to 258. The vote was preceded by five and a half hours of debate. Concerns about Brexit infused many of …

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