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Horizon 2020 funding raid a ‘great concern’

Pan-Europe organisations attack Commission plans to move money for strategic investment fund

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The week in higher education - 22 January 2015 Subscription

The Sunday Times quoted Liam Byrne, Labour’s shadow universities, science and skills minister, as saying that “the right long-term shift is to a graduate tax” on 18 January. But the newspaper said that…

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Sussex told to compensate student protesters over suspensions

21 Jan 2015 | By

The University of Sussex should not have suspended four students after a protest and should pay compensation, the sector’s complaints body has found

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Oxford Brookes University makes Alistair Fitt v-c

23 Jan 2015 | By

An academic who was set to become interim vice-chancellor at Oxford Brookes University has been confirmed as the institution’s next permanent head

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Can an open-air lab tempt you to Siberia? Subscription

22 January 2015 | By Stephen Hoare

Russia’s Tomsk State University is banking on the region’s natural assets and an English language push to attract foreign students and scholars

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Researcher volunteers for moral duty on Ebola’s front line

Shunmay Yeung of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine describes her part in fighting the viral outbreak in Sierra Leone

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BRICS & Emerging Economies Rankings 2015 results Subscription

4 December 2014 | By

Russia and Turkey also making strides in the second annual rankings table for emerging economies

New partner for THE rankings; David Willetts joins TES Global advisory board Subscription

27 November 2014

Change to data collection methods in move designed to permit deeper analysis as former universities minister agrees to chair new Higher Education Advisory Board

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