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UA responds to HEPI policy paper – Protecting the public interest in HE

October 13, 2016

Commenting on ‘Protecting the public interest in higher education’, published by HEPI, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “Bill Rammell’s report is right to draw attention ...

Guardian: EU student funding in UK to remain same in 2017 despite Brexit vote

October 12, 2016

Coverage of the the government’s announcement that EU students will remain eligible for the same loans and grants for the 2017/2018 academic year has appeared in the Guardian. The piece inclu...

UA responds to government announcement of funding support for EU students applying in 2017/2018 academic year

October 11, 2016

Responding to the government’s announcement, University Alliance Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell said: “The government’s assurance on funding for EU students will be a relief to anyon...

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University Alliance responds to the Social Mobility Advisory Group

October 10, 2016

The Social Mobility Advisory Group has published its report to Government today. Commenting, Maddalaine Ansell, University Alliance Chief Executive, said: “Universities UK’s Social Mobility Advisor...

Doctoral Training Alliance celebrates first anniversary with launch of new industry collaboration

October 3, 2016

On the first anniversary of launching its Doctoral Training Alliance (DTA) programme, University Alliance is teaming up with the Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) on a major new collaboration to pro...

THE: England’s universities to have medal-style ratings for teaching

October 3, 2016

Times Higher Education‘s coverage of the Government’s new TEF measures reveals that England’s new assessment of university teaching will award institutions with ratings of “bronze”, “si...

Guardian: English universities to be ranked gold, silver and bronze

October 3, 2016

Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell was quoted in a Guardian article following the Government’s publication of details of how the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) trial year will work. Read ...

University Alliance responds to TEF trial specification

September 29, 2016

Responding to the announcement today of full details of how the Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) trial year will work, University Alliance urges the government to carry out a full evaluation [&h...

University Alliance welcomes the University of Brighton 

September 27, 2016

The University of Brighton has joined University Alliance. University Alliance is a group of modern civic universities working together to shape higher education and research policy for the benefit...

Utilising self-reflective learning to promote excellent teaching – Scholarships of teaching and learning (SoTL): University of Salford

September 20, 2016

Collaborative research on Teaching Age and Discrimination in Mental Health Nursing Two mental health nursing lecturers and three mental health student nurses at the University of Salford have been ...