Student teachers must still have the option of taking an academic qualification alongside their classroom training
Thomas Docherty, the University of Warwick professor suspended in January, has thanked his supporters after allegations against him were dismissed
Higher education legislation should be a priority for the new government after 2015, according to England’s funding council.
A business leader has said he is “appalled” to see universities end up as “victims of political point-scoring” and a “meaningless” migration target
The number of UK students applying to medical and dentistry schools, veterinary courses and Oxbridge has fallen by 5 per cent, new figures show.
Reports that thousands of student places could be cut
Public funding for universities should be scrapped and replaced by graduates paying an earnings levy to their institutions, according to a thinktank.
Union members at the University of South Wales are set to strike in a row over job cuts
University College London and the Institute of Education, University of London, are to merge on 2 December, it has been confirmed.
Employers also release new modelling of pensions proposals
Ruling follows internal investigation, and comes nine months after suspension
David Willetts, the former universities and science minister, has been appointed as a visiting professor at King’s
Union members have overwhelmingly backed plans for industrial action over changes to pensions
By Elizabeth Redden, for Inside Higher Ed
One of Plymouth University’s deputy vice-chancellors has started a government secondment, as upheaval at the troubled institution continues
The abolition of student number controls presents a “unique opportunity” to increase the number of poorer students going into higher education.
Flemish government proposes rise despite student protests
With less than seven months left until the general election, eyes are turning towards the impact that university students may have on the outcome.
The University of Birmingham has become the first institution in Europe to partner with the US publisher Wiley to develop online master’s courses
University applicants still rely heavily on parental advice when picking their course, a new survey says.