News & Media

RAE Press Release: University Alliance

December 9, 2008

The 24 University Alliance members welcome the release of the RAE results.  The results show very strong and widespread excellence in research across the Alliance, and particularly demonstrate the ...

THE: Embrace, don't shun, ethos of business

October 12, 2007

Tim Wilson, vice-chancellor of Hertfordshire, calls for the creation of a new generation of commerce-friendly universities. It has been heartening for academe to hear Government and Opposition ackn...

THE: Letter to the Editor – Language Alliance

March 16, 2007

Letters & Opinions, March 16, 2007 You report that Russell Group universities are increasingly becoming the major providers of single honours language programmes (“Study deserts blight UK”, Feb...

New university group launched

January 9, 2007

A fourth university mission group, the University Alliance, was formally launched today to represent the interests of 24 institutions. Previously convened informally as the Alliance of Non-Aligned ...