High quality teaching & learning
We are committed to providing the high quality teaching that is critical to creating the world's future leaders and problem solvers. We excel in preparing students for a career in industry and the professions - or to start their own company.
In the UK's knowledge economy most new jobs are in high skill areas. We need more graduates if our businesses are to innovate and grow.
The UK needs a higher education system offering high quality teaching and learning to everyone with the ability and aspiration to go to university. We will work with Government and other sector bodies to create a funding and regulatory system that supports the long-term success of UK higher education.
Projects to tackle barriers to student success led by Alliance universities working in partnership with other education providers have been awarded millions of pounds. HEFCE announced that 17 projects will […]
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 from education and training […]
Ambitious new policies and approaches are needed so that people can benefit from education and training throughout their lives, argues a new University Alliance publication today. Lifelong Learning: Ladder and Lifeline responds […]
Ahead of the Autumn Statement, University Alliance publishes a lifelong learning manifesto setting out proposals to help learners access higher education throughout their lives. The government has repeatedly talked about […]
Ahead of the Autumn Statement 2016, University Alliance has published a lifelong learning manifesto setting out proposals to help learners access higher education throughout their lives. Click on the image […]
There is a thriving culture of staff-student research collaboration at Nottingham Trent University (NTU) and it forms an integral part of the institution’s strategic plan. One springboard for such activity is […]
Research-informed teaching (RIT) can take different forms. As the following case studies indicate, RIT offers many benefits to students, staff and higher education institutions as a whole. The case studies […]
Excellent teaching goes hand in hand with excellent research. This blog prepared by the Higher Education Academy (HEA) and University Alliance, ahead of its workshop event with senior university practitioners […]
As higher education in England is poised for the largest transformation in recent decades, University Alliance and the Higher Education Academy (HEA) have collaborated to help institutions to demonstrate and […]
Our University Alliance position paper on the Higher Education & Research Bill has been published ahead of the House of Commons Bill Committee taking evidence this week. Professor Quintin McKellar CBE, […]