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UA CEO writes for Wonkhe on the Wicked Problem of “value” in HE

January 14, 2020

Writing for Wonkhe’s series on wicked problems facing the HE sector, UA CEO, Vanessa Wilson, examined the issues around defining value when it comes to higher education. Vanessa said “n...

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University Alliance responds to general election result

December 13, 2019

University Alliance, the voice of professional and technical universities, gave congratulations to the Conservative party on their successful election campaign and reaffirmed their commitment to wo...

Professor Jane Harrington Joins the University of Greenwich and UA Board

December 9, 2019

This week, Professor Jane Harrington took up her post as the new Vice-Chancellor of the University of Greenwich. Professor Harrington joins Greenwich from another Alliance University, UWE Bristol, ...

University Alliance Christmas Card Competition Winner Announced

November 29, 2019

This year’s University Alliance Christmas Card Competition has been won by Hanna Jujka, a first year Illustration student from the University of Brighton. The competition tasked students and ...

UA Members win Both Research Categories at this Year’s THE Awards

November 29, 2019

Portsmouth University and Birmingham City University were among the winners at last night’s Times Higher Education Awards Ceremony hosted in London. Read more »

University Alliance supports NUS calls for return of Maintenance Grant

November 22, 2019

University Alliance has joined forces with the National Union of Students (NUS), Universities UK, Million Plus and the Association of Colleges to call for the next government to reinstate and exten...

Alliance universities awarded prestigious Queen’s Anniversary prize

November 22, 2019

At a ceremony at St James’ Palace last night, three Alliance member universities were recognised for their contributions to higher and further education. The University of Greenwich, Coventry Unive...

TEA Sandpit Triumphs at this year’s SEDA Conference

November 21, 2019

The Teaching Excellence Alliance, one of the University Alliance member programmes, is celebrating this week as the TEA Sandpit was awarded the Educational Development Initiative of the Year by SED...

University Alliance sets out bold challenges to the future government

November 13, 2019

University Alliance sets out three simple tests to assess and engage political parties’ positions throughout the general election. Read more »

Christmas Card Competition 2019

October 30, 2019

  We are looking for a creative festive design to decorate the front cover of our 2019 Christmas card. The chosen winner will receive a £50 high-street voucher and be […]