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Parents call for Lib Dem scalps as students march again

Wed, 11/21/2012 - 01:00

Liberal Democrat MPs who signed a pledge against increasing tuition fees should not stand for re-election, according to parents quizzed in a new poll.

Moocs model moves into community colleges

Tue, 11/20/2012 - 01:00

Students at two US community colleges are to be given access to a tailored online computer science programme delivered by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), thanks to a grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

Report shows Oxbridge influence

Tue, 11/20/2012 - 01:00

A third of Britain's most high-profile people went to the universities of Oxford and Cambridge, a study has found.

Inside Higher Ed: Seeing is believing

Mon, 11/19/2012 - 01:00

By Elizabeth Redden for Inside Higher Ed

Oil and gas giant launches scholarship programme

Mon, 11/19/2012 - 01:00

BP has launched a new scholarship programme for "talented science, technology, engineering and maths undergraduates studying at nine selected universities across the UK".

Student visa difficulties easing, agent survey indicates

Mon, 11/19/2012 - 01:00

Agents for international students looking to study abroad have reported fewer difficulties in obtaining student visas for the UK than last year, according to a new survey.

Animated future for UK universities

Sun, 11/18/2012 - 01:00

You might think higher education mission groups only get animated when they are scoring points at each other's expense.

Surrey v-c still unopposed for UUK presidency

Fri, 11/16/2012 - 01:00

Universities UK has confirmed that Sir Christopher Snowden will still be its next president, after a technical error forced it to rerun the nominations process.

Royal Charter for chiropractors angers critics

Fri, 11/16/2012 - 01:00

Critics of complementary and alternative medicine have condemned the Privy Council's decision to award a Royal Charter to chiropractors' professional body.

Limit on demand lifts grant award success rates

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

Research councils benefit from external and internal pressures. Paul Jump reports

Hard line pays dividends (but not hard cash)

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

Grant awards success rates rise but income falls for some research-intensives. Elizabeth Gibney writes

Spanner in the industrial works as engineering degrees lose traction

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

Essential discipline threatened by declining domestic and foreign interest. Jack Grove reports

Injurious visa rules irk Miliband

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

Ex-foreign secretary decries border policy debarring lucrative overseas students. Chris Parr reports

Hefce's strange situation: reform without statute

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

UK higher education is in a "strange situation" as the legislation required to implement wide-ranging government reforms is not in place, England's funding chief has said.

NUS' political fear of a history of violence

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

But leadership unease over mass demo lessened by hopes of campaigning dividend. John Morgan writes

Clear as mud but not so graceful

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

Times Higher Education to anoint worst example of corporate gobbledegook in sector. Chris Parr writes

Not enough information: colleges turn on Unistats' 'misleading' data

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

Student information website provokes dismay in further education sector. David Matthews reports

The payoff of 'buy' or 'sell' will be harmony or discord

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

Composer and banker team up for opera created by stock market patterns. Matthew Reisz reports

India needs foreign aid for 'islands in sea of mediocrity'

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

New HE minister aims to unblock channels to openness. Joanna Sugden reports from New Delhi

Skyscraper's the limit for furious NYU academics

Thu, 11/15/2012 - 01:00

University plans to expand in Greenwich Village have sparked a grass-roots revolt, finds Ian Wylie

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