Home Secretary blocks Oxford election hustings over choice of moderator
Hepi paper says access could be based on having UK IP address
University looks at “withdrawing permission” for controversial event
By Kaitlin Mulhere, for Inside Higher Ed
The Russell Group’s next chair will be Sir David Greenaway, the University of Nottingham vice-chancellor
A research council is to create a series of skills hubs in a £15 million project to train the next generation of quantum engineers
The British Academy has announced 34 awards for early career researchers under its new scheme
The UK’s main political parties have laid out their plans for science just days before the official general election campaign kicks off
Universities need to build more “genuine partnerships” with employers, according to the Association of Graduate Recruiters
Partnership between UCL IoE, Lancaster and Sheffield aims to boost research in the field
Imperial College London is to undertake a review of how it uses performance metrics for staff after the death of one of its academics
The deputy director of the London School of Economics is to take over the helm at Durham University.
England’s universities risk being “unable to deliver the scale of investment” needed to “remain internationally competitive”.
University of the Arts London, LSE and King’s all involved
Union says branch secretary and wife both deny any involvement in leaking stories
Specialist higher education institution Writtle College has been granted the power to award its own degrees.
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills consultation asks whether funding should be limited to disciplines with strongest ‘scientific and economic case’
New Hesa stats also show proportion of new undergraduates from state school at almost 90%
Headteachers from some of the UK’s top private schools have called on universities to improve pastoral and academic support for first-year students
The University of Central Lancashire has announced that its vice-chancellor, Gerry Kelleher, is standing down for personal reasons