A new approach to teaching economics being piloted at eight leading universities has been criticised by campaigners
University College London has apologised after its email system was hacked, leaving students with thousands of spam emails in their inboxes.
Graham Gibbs on teaching lecturers to teach Subscription
Could training schemes for teachers help to improve student learning? asks Graham Gibbs
The head of the University of Oxford has said he is “baffled” by the UK’s “hostile” student visa system, and called for a shift to evidence-based policymaking
University of West London conference on the work of Roger Brown hears of the drawbacks of higher education marketisation
Funding burden will shift from Länder to federal government in €825m overhaul. Frances Mechan-Schmidt reports
Edinburgh Napier finds that student-led teaching and unconventional classroom settings can boost satisfaction and outcomes
The editor of a University of Oxford student newspaper has been sacked over an article that critics claimed “slut shamed” an alleged rape victim.
Report shows 9 per cent rise in money going on non-residential facilities
By Jake New, for Inside Higher Ed
Grad Diary reveals graduate numeracy league table Subscription
‘Bit of fun’ rankings grows out of practice tests on website for jobseekers
A rough sleeper turned Exeter philosophy undergraduate credits the help of Northern College’s access course
Universities have a duty to help procrastinators improve study habits, say researchers
Six universities have scored full marks in an assessment of how gay friendly the UK’s higher education institutions are.
The National Union of Students has voted to hold a national demonstration in support of “free education”.
More than a third of female students have been groped or touched inappropriately while at university, according to a new survey.
UK adults with tertiary education ranked 12th among the OECD despite the reputation of its universities
Sanaz Raji given funding for judicial review in lengthy dispute with University of Leeds, but deportation may thwart her bid
The HEA is as relevant as ever, new leader says Subscription
Despite scaling back, the organisation has much to offer universities seeking to improve the student experience, says Don Nutbeam
Dublin students forced to dig it as rents rise Subscription
Property shortage has made accommodation unaffordable for many