Plymouth University has defended plans to spend a reported £150,000 on seven chairs to be used at graduation ceremonies.
Universities Scotland will “continue to work closely” with the Scottish and UK governments on funding and policy following today’s referendum result.
Six universities have scored full marks in an assessment of how gay friendly the UK’s higher education institutions are.
Alex Salmond pressed the principal of the University of St Andrews to tone down her remarks about the impact of Scottish independence on research.
The National Union of Students has voted to hold a national demonstration in support of “free education”.
Country-level reforms are the next stage needed in the development of a Europe-wide research area, according to a new report.
The University of Nottingham aims to rebuild a lab destroyed by fire, as its vice-chancellor looks for answers on “why the devastation was so total”.
More than a third of female students have been groped or touched inappropriately while at university, according to a new survey.
By Jake New, for Inside Higher Ed
A new report reveals the extent to which British students welcome their international peers
A huge fire has destroyed a new sustainable chemistry building that was being built at the University of Nottingham
Responses to THE Scottish independence referendum survey show different opinions on how outcome will affect universities
A private college has been cleared by the UK’s quality watchdog after it investigated claims over student recruitment and attendance
The government has postponed controversial cuts to the Disabled Students’ Allowance until 2016-17.
Labour has pledged to remove international students from the net migration target and break with the coalition’s “nonsense” policy.
The government’s chief scientific adviser has proposed that a new national research institute be established in the north of England.
Private colleges would need to subscribe to the higher education ombudsman service under plans proposed by the Labour Party.
Greg Clark has refused to back calls for the government to remove overseas students from the net migrant count.
The UK’s spending on higher education has fallen once again, with Canada taking over as the world’s biggest spender on universities.
Universities UK has called for “stability” and “political consensus” from an incoming government on fees and funding.