Articles from Universities UK

Major reform of the USS pension scheme moving forward at pace

Employers are calling on union representatives to join them in shaping and overseeing important changes to the USS pension scheme.

Huge economic contribution of universities must not be forgotten

Universities in England contribute around £95 billion* to the economy and support more than 815,000 jobs** across England, new findings by Frontier Economics today reveal (@UniversitiesUK).  

A mindset for our future: Now is not the time to shrink or underfund universities or colleges


Government urged to support universities to drive recovery of communities and the economy

University leaders gather for the first time post-pandemic to consider ‘a new chapter’ for higher education  The new president of Universities UK (@UniversitiesUK) will this week use his inaugural speech to emphasise the central role that universities can play in the post pandemic recovery of communities and the economy, but will issue a stark reminder to government that the wrong policy decisions could derail these efforts.

UK looks to enhance global position as study destination

A major new report makes a series of recommendations for cementing the UK’s global popularity as a study destination and achieving the UK government’s ambitions for international student number growth.

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