News & Media

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 […]

Two new exciting members join the University Alliance

October 18, 2019

University Alliance today announced that two new members, Birmingham City University and Leeds Beckett University, are joining the mission group. The two universities’ membership is effective immed...

University Alliance responds to Higher Technical Education Review consultation 

October 4, 2019

University Alliance has responded to the governments proposed reforms to higher technical education in England. The proposals are intended to ensure current and future higher technical qualificatio...

University Alliance Welcomes New Network Lead, Dr Isabel Spence

September 23, 2019

University Alliance is pleased to welcome Dr Isabel Spence who will take up the new role of Network Lead. She will be managing and reinvigorating the Alliance networks, which bring […]


The Welcome Return of Post-Study Work Visas

September 11, 2019

Last night, the government announced the reintroduction of post-study work visas, allowing international students who have studied at UK universities to stay and work for two years following their ...

University Alliance leading the way on international PHD opportunities

September 5, 2019

University Alliance and our partners today launched a new call for applications for a scheme that will support international researchers to gain doctoral fellowships at eight of the country’s...

New team take office to lead University Alliance.

September 5, 2019

Professor Debra Humphris takes office as chair of University Alliance as the mission group launches its new strategy. Read more »