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Diverse higher education and world-class systems

Diverse higher education and world-class systems

GuildHE is launching a new series of briefings looking at the contribution of a range of institutions that are often not featured in the national spotlight –from the highly specialised subject-specific institutions, to smaller institutions with just a few thousand...

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GuildHE Annual Conference Round-Up

GuildHE Annual Conference Round-Up

This year's GuildHE annual conference was held in the stunning Embassy Theatre at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama on the 11th and 12th of November. Both days were bustling with hard-hitting, thought-provoking and pertinent higher education activity....

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GuildHE Chief Executive announcement

GuildHE Chief Executive announcement

GuildHE will be recruiting a new Chief Executive in the New Year following Andy Westwood's announcement that he will be stepping down. Andy will take up his new role as Associate Vice-President for Public Affairs at the University of Manchester from February 2015 in...

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Welcoming international students to the UK

Welcoming international students to the UK

By independent Think Tank Brightblue: International students enrich Britain economically, socially and culturally. But, worryingly, the number of student visas issued for all post-18 study has declined since 2009 and recently the number of full-time overseas entrants...

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Going International – more than milking the cash cow?

Going International – more than milking the cash cow?

Told time and again the value of International students is billions of pounds to the UK economy, that we are the number two destination in the world for foreign students, and that new lucrative markets are emerging, universities are frequently asking first "How shall...

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International Education Strategy launch

International Education Strategy launch

Following the launch of the government's International Education Strategy today, Helen Bowles, Deputy CEO of GuildHE, said, "The emphasis on a collaborative approach between education and business, between public and private, and between students and  providers of...

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GuildHE elects new Chair

GuildHE elects new Chair

Professor Joy Carter, Vice-Chancellor of the University of Winchester, has been announced as the new Chair of GuildHE. Professor John Last, Vice-Chancellor of Norwich University of the Arts was elected as Vice-Chair. “I am delighted to be appointed as the new Chair of...

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