News Releases

Response to subject-level TEF consultation

May 23, 2018

University Alliance has published its response to the consultation on the development of Teaching Excellence Framework at subject level. To read UA’s response in full, follow this link. An ac...

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UA response to the Post-18 & Funding Review call for evidence

May 2, 2018

University Alliance’s response to the Post-18 and Funding Review call for evidence is published online here. In answering the questions posed by the consultation, UA’s submission focuse...

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UA responds to the NUS Poverty Commission Report

April 23, 2018

Commenting on the NUS Poverty Commission report, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “Too often, student poverty has been missing from debates about higher education funding...

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UA responds to government’s review of post-18 education

February 19, 2018

Commenting on the review into post-18 education announced by the Prime Minister Theresa May today, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “The first thing the review needs to r...

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University Alliance launches search for Enterprise Stars of the future

February 8, 2018

University Alliance will hold a celebration of the emerging business talent among students at the University of Salford at its MediaCityUK campus on Thursday 14 June. Enterprise Stars will culminat...

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Vocation, Vocation, Vocation

January 29, 2018

A new report from the Social Market Foundation with University Alliance and Pearson, calls for greater recognition of the ‘important contributions’ of vocational entry routes to higher ...

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University Alliance responds to the MAC inquiry on overseas students

January 26, 2018

University Alliance has written to the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) in response to its call for evidence on ‘international students: economic and social impacts’. In a letter to P...

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UA responds to NAO’s report on HE market

December 8, 2017

Commenting on the National Audit Office’s report on the higher education market, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “Today’s report makes some important points about the de...

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The Hidden Story: universities and knowledge exchange in the creative industries

December 4, 2017

The Hidden Story: universities and knowledge exchange in the creative industries A major research project into the contribution of university knowledge exchange to the creative economy is published...

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UA responds to Knowledge Exchange Framework advisory group announcement

December 1, 2017

Commenting on the appointment of a technical advisory group to begin the development of the Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF) metrics, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said:  ...

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