Times Higher Education

Updated: 31 weeks 5 days ago

University estates income becoming ‘harder and harder’ to maintain

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 01:00

But in an increasingly competitive market, new AUDE executive officer praises ‘entrepreneurial’ estates departments

Higher education access inequality ‘wider than previously thought’

Mon, 01/11/2016 - 01:00

Ucas analysis suggests progress in reducing gap between most and least disadvantaged students has ground to a halt

Refugee higher education lacks flexibility and context, study finds

Sun, 01/10/2016 - 01:00

Academic recommends tailored programmes for refugees

Universities ‘must prepare students for a globalised world’

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 01:00

Winner of the 2015 THE Most Innovative Teacher of the Year title emphasises benefits of international learning experiences

‘Email overload’ risks ‘emotional exhaustion’ for academics

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 16:02

University of Bedfordshire researcher reveals the damaging consequences of never being able to ‘switch off’

King’s and Soas reject ‘extremism’ claims over events featuring Cage

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 13:34

Hefce not holding formal investigation following newspaper claims

Journal to combat ‘credibility crisis’ in biomedicine

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 01:00

Plos Biology launches new section looking at how experiments are run and incentive systems for scientists

Charlie Hebdo attack marked with Oxford anthology

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 13:34

First anniversary of atrocity sees words of Enlightenment figures rekindled 

Students at odds with government over measuring teaching quality

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

Poll of undergraduates ranks ministers’ proposed TEF metric lowest among potential indicators

How to make an impact with your research in the workplace

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

Awareness of why some people make extensive use of management research at work can help researchers plan their dissemination strategies

Regional alliances help leading universities ‘pull up drawbridge’ on funding, study claims

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

First analysis of its kind says modern institutions have suffered from creation of research consortia

The week in higher education – 7 January 2016

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

The good, the bad and the offbeat: the academy through the lens of the national press

Grant winners – 7 January 2016

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

A round-up of recent recipients of research council cash

Gender breakdown at course level

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

The proportion of male and female students varies widely across different subjects in UK universities

Edge Hill University’s indie record label ‘a cultural statement’

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

Farm bassist and lecturer Carl Hunter says The Label Recordings uncovers ‘exciting music’ and is ‘bespoke work placement’ for students

Postgraduates’ struggles with workload raise ‘concern’ for HEA

Thu, 01/07/2016 - 01:00

Major survey looks at experiences of 72,000 UK postgraduates

Russell Group v-cs awarded modest pay rises

Wed, 01/06/2016 - 01:00

Average increase of 6 per cent in pay and pensions packages inflated by ‘transitional arrangements’ at Durham

Ed Balls: failure to find ‘sustainable’ way to fund universities a ‘blot on Labour’s copybook’

Wed, 01/06/2016 - 01:00

Former Labour shadow chancellor, now visiting professor at King’s Policy Institute, believes graduate tax would avoid dangers of fees market

NUS ‘must focus on areas where it can have biggest impact’

Tue, 01/05/2016 - 01:00

Chief executive Simon Blake responds to concerns that union is ‘less than the sum of its parts’

‘Generational schism’ on race lines could cut public support for higher education

Tue, 01/05/2016 - 01:00

Older white voters more hostile to state university funding if younger population is ethnically diverse, Californian study finds

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