UUKi director Vivienne Stern receives MBE in New Year’s Honours

It comes after a busy year, where Stern pushed for legislation and reform in UK universities, directly at the helm of a “positive impact” on the sector. In particular in 2021, she led lobbying for implementation of the post-Brexit Turing Scheme on the government –...

UUKi launches Overseas Campus Network at TNE conference

The UK University Overseas Campuses Network was announced by Richard Davies, pro vice-chancellor Global at Newcastle University, during the UUKi’s sixth TNE conference. The network, which has initial membership of 17 universities from across the UK, has been designed...

UUKi report shows TNE numbers up 10% in 2019/20

A total of 453,390 students were studying on UK TNE program with 156 UK higher education providers, research by UUKi detailed. The Scale of UK HE TNE report found that more UK providers are offering TNE courses than ever before. The 156 providers account for 82.9% of...

UUKi focuses on research potential post-Brexit

The report calls for:         A prestige talent scheme to attract global researchers          A new strategic framework of funding agreements with “advanced research economies”         Mainstreaming funding for cross-border projects to enable researchers to...