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DTA Summer School 2022 begins this week, with an emphasis on community

July 5, 2022

  This week, on Wednesday 6th July, the Doctoral Training Alliance will be setting up shop at the University of Brighton for their annual Summer School event. This will be […]

Alliance Awards winners announced during ceremony hosted at Kingston University Town House

June 10, 2022

Winners of the University Alliance’s ‘Alliance Awards’ were announced on Tuesday during a ceremony hosted by Kingston University. The awards celebrate excellence in higher education and recognise a...

Alliance universities ‘taking great strides forwards’ with world-leading research output

May 12, 2022

Alliance Universities are continuing to strengthen their contribution to the UK’s world-leading research, Research Excellence Framework (REF) results have shown. University Alliance members, fiftee...

Shortlisted nominees announced for the Alliance Awards 2022

May 11, 2022

  The shortlisted nominees for the Alliance Awards 2022 have been announced today (11th May 2022), with 33 individuals and teams recognised for their inspiring work across 7 categories. The [&...

University Alliance responds to the Higher Education reform consultation

May 6, 2022

Higher Education funding is in need of radical reform: University Alliance responds to the Higher Education reform consultation University Alliance (UA), which represents the UK’s leading professio...

University Alliance sets out its vision for a successful Lifelong Loan Entitlement in LLE blueprint

May 5, 2022

University Alliance announce vision on how to turbo-charge lifelong learning Read Lifelong learning: a blueprint for success here. University Alliance, which represents 14 of the UK’s leading profe...

University Alliance announces support for Elsevier open access agreement

March 23, 2022

Responding to the recent agreement between UK universities and research institutions, and Elsevier on open access to their research portfolio, University Alliance CEO Vanessa Wilson said: “Un...

University Alliance responds to OfS consultations on TEF, student outcomes and the construction of indicators

March 16, 2022

Government proposals on quality in higher education could ‘wreak havoc on the levelling up agenda’: University Alliance responds to Office for Students consultations University Alliance [UA] has to...

University Alliance responds to Horizon Europe funding extension

March 15, 2022

Responding to the announcement today from BEIS that Horizon Europe applicants will receive a funding extension guarantee, University Alliance CEO Vanessa Wilson said: “We warmly welcome the a...

The Alliance Awards return for a third year – and nominations are open!

March 4, 2022

The Alliance Awards are returning this year, for their third year running. The Awards were founded to recognise excellence in higher education and research across the UK’s leading professional and ...