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A new kind of global excellence – University Alliance & Australian Technology Network of Universities reception

April 20, 2015

You are invited to a drinks reception following the British Council Going Global Conference to celebrate excellence in graduate employability and entrepreneurship, research with impact and business...

Higher Education after the Election

April 17, 2015

Thursday 18th June 2015, Central London The General Election takes place on 7th May and, whatever the outcome, it will herald more change, disruption and opportunities for the sector.  Absorbing th...

Times Higher Education Young Universities Summit, 29-30 April

April 17, 2015

29-30 APRIL 2015, DUBLIN CITY UNIVERSITY, IRELAND University Alliance Chief Executive, Maddalaine Ansell, will be a keynote speaker at this year’s Times Higher Education Young Universities Su...

University Alliance response to the Nurse Review

April 17, 2015

University Alliance has today submitted a response to the Nurse Review of Research Councils. Sir Paul Nurse was asked to lead an independent advisory group to review, with research councils, how [&...

THE: Q&A with Maddalaine Ansell

April 2, 2015

Chief Executive Maddalaine Ansell has been interviewed for THE’s Q&A feature. Read the full story here.

Alliance graduate start-ups grow at over twice the rate of rest of HE sector

March 31, 2015

In response to the results of the 2013/2014 HE Business and Community Interaction (HE-BCI) Survey released by HESA today, Maddalaine Ansell, Chief Executive of University Alliance, said: “The lates...

Response to HEFCE university funding allocations

March 26, 2015

Research funding allocations reward ambition and excellence. Alliance universities see an increase of 31% to their HEFCE research funding. The Higher Education Funding Council for England has today...

University Alliance Summit 2015: Anticipation. Disruption. Excellence.

March 25, 2015

Thursday 4 June 2015, 12.00 – 18.30 Newport City Campus, University of South Wales, Newport NP20 2BP Speakers and programme announced The Annual Summit welcomes University Alliance colleagues inclu...

University Alliance responds to Budget 2015

March 19, 2015

In response to the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s budget announcements yesterday, Maddalaine Ansell, Chief Executive of University Alliance, said: “We looked at the Chancellor’s measures to support ...

Future EdTech Conference, 2-3 June 2015

March 19, 2015

Location: Millennium Gloucester Hotel, London Future EdTech 2015 is neither another conference or trade show…it’s your opportunity to join the conversation. 50+ global thought-leaders and innovator...