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At University Alliance, just like our universities, our approach is about putting solutions, innovation and enterprise at the core of everything we do – for the wider public and economic benefit of the UK.

We conduct, promote and disseminate research and analysis into matters related to higher education, including higher education policy, to inform and improve public and political discourse about the value of universities and the public benefit they deliver.

In taking a non-partisan, non-political approach we are able to bring together thought-leaders and experts from across the sector as well as government, industry and other charities to identify solutions that will sustain a world-leading, enterprising and innovative higher education sector.

University Alliance responds to the Industry Strategy Consultation

April 27, 2017

In January, the Government published the Building our Industrial Strategy green paper to address long-term challenges to the UK economy. University Alliance has responded to the consultation on the...

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University Alliance: Higher education and research priorities for the 2017 General Election

April 27, 2017

Ahead of the General Election on 8 June, University Alliance sets out higher education and research priorities for the next government. Support excellent technical and professional education at all...

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Managing Intellectual Property and technology transfer

March 20, 2017

University Alliance submitted evidence to the House of Common’s Science and Technology Committee inquiry on managing Intellectual Property (IP) and technology transfer. Technology transfer an...

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The second Research Excellence Framework consultation response

March 17, 2017

University Alliance has responded to the consultation on the second Research Excellence Framework led by HEFCE. Read our submission here or click on the image (right). You can read about the origin...

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Office for Students fees consultation response

March 17, 2017

We responded to the Office for Students consultation on registration fees and other fees. Read our submission here or click on the image (right). You can read about the original consultation on [&h...

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Lifelong Learning: Ladder and Lifeline

February 22, 2017

University Alliance’s latest Spotlight Report sets out recommendations for government to enable lifelong learning. Ambitious new policies and approaches are needed so that people can benefit ...

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UK research and innovation overseas: A snapshot of University Alliance activity in developing countries

February 6, 2017

The use of academic research to tackle problems in developing countries is an important aspect of international development. It informs policy and practice overseas and directly assists people in e...

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Postgraduate doctoral loans consultation response

Postgraduate doctoral loans consultation response

December 19, 2016

We responded to the Department for Education’s consultation on postgraduate doctoral loans. Read our submission here or click on the image (right). You can read about the original consultation here.

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Part-time maintenance loans consultation response

December 19, 2016

We responded to the Department for Education’s consultation on part-time maintenance loans. Read our submission here or click on the image (right). You can read about the original consultatio...

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Written evidence to Commons Science and Technology Committee on UKRI

December 13, 2016

The Science and Technology Committee has published its conclusions from its inquiry into setting up UK Research & Innovation. The Higher Education and Research Bill will see the Government crea...

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