Leicester Universities Face Strike Action

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Leicester's two universities could face strike action as union members are balloted a second time on a walk out over pay and conditions.

De Montfort Switches off Social Media

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De Montfort University in Leicester is switching off all its social media channels for a few days to help encourage students to do the same.

Tenant Fees Ban to Apply From June 1st

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The Government has finally announced the date for the introduction of the well documented tenant fee ban, which will come into force on all new tenancies signed after June 1st.

UCAS Data Highlights Market Trends

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The latest UCAS data shows there has been a 0.6% decline in applications to full-time undergraduate degree courses in the UK for 2018-19.

Spark's Bankruptcy Raises Questions for Lettings Market

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Ovo Energy has confirmed it has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire Spark, the operating company of Spark Energy, after its supply arm ceased trading.

RGU Reports Increase in Alumni Donations

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In 2018 there has been a 130% increase in the number of alumni donating to students via the Robert Gordon University's Foundation.

University of Derby Signs Up to Success Framework

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The University of Derby has signed a memorandum of understanding with Advance HE, making it the first higher education institution to commit to the best practice framework.

Ofsted Grade Loughborough as Outstanding for Teacher Training

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Teach training at Loughborough University has been graded as 'outstanding' by the Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted).

University Recognised for Its Mentoring Scheme

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The University of Reading has been recognised as providing one of the best student mentoring schemes in the country.

Newcastle University Reveals Vision to Become World Leader

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Newcastle University has set out its vision to become a world leader in areas that will make a difference to millions of people around the world.