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Top 10 Reasons For Studying Abroad In The UK

Want to study abroad? Planning to earn a degree from the United Kingdom? It is certainly a great idea as a UK degree is highly valued among employers and can fetch you the most lucrative job opportunities across the globe. 713 more words

International Study

Imperial College management and Professor Stefan Grimm teach us:

What should we learn from the recent suicide at Imperial College? A collation of comments from the discussion in the Times Higher Education pages… 758 more words

Academic

Are changes to funding creating a higher education bubble in the UK?

The recent establishment of the Centre for Global Higher Education by the UCL Institute of Education (IOE), has demonstrated the growing need for analysis into international trends within the higher education sector. 591 more words

Education & Skilling

Vice Chancellor's Assurance

A three line whip from senior management meant that all Mathematics and History staff, including the disaffected and forgetful, were in attendance, and, for once, on time, in the small lecture theatre. 465 more words

Higher Education

Sir Christopher Snowden vs University of Surrey

Let us “refocus on current strengths”. Perhaps we were currently somewhat unfocused but nevertheless strong. Or perhaps we can “reduce” our current strengths (“staff”) to gain a more viable “student-to-staff” ratio. 566 more words

Academic

Thank you Dame Marina Warner for sharing the lesson

I recommend, if you haven’t done so already, to read Marina’s new article in the London Review of Books – Learning My Lesson (also available as a podcast if you prefer). 176 more words

Culture

Plymouth University President urges universities to embrace innovation & distinctiveness

To mark the upcoming UK Higher Education Regulation Forum taking place in the UK on the 19-20 May, we spoke to the President of Plymouth University, Professor Wendy Purcell about the challenges facing the higher education industry in the UK. 445 more words

Education & Skilling