Full-time Students Increase but the Flight to Quality Continues

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The latest data released by HESA, covering the 2017-18 academic year, shows the number of full-time students in higher education increased 2.6% year-on-year, to 1.84m.

Union Calls for Action on Postgraduate Accommodation

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Cambridge University's Graduate Union (GU) has called upon the University to alleviate housing pressures faced by postgraduates at Cambridge.

UCAS 2018 End of Cycle Analysis

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End of cycle data released by UCAS highlights the change in acceptance rates across institutions and points to some clear winners and losers in 2018.

University of Bath Launch New Digital Masters Degree

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The University of Bath and the Institute of Coding (IoC) is working with J.P Morgan on a new Digital Degree Apprenticeship aimed at enabling the bank's experienced employees to gain a master's degree while they work.

Graduate Employers Turn to Manchester

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The University of Manchester has come out on top as the most targeted university in the UK for top graduate employers.

York Teams up With Maastricht University

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The University of York has finalised a £3m investment deal with Maastricht University to position their partnership as a strategic response to Brexit and to deliver a suite of joint initiatives.

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.

RGU Selects Businesses to Join Startup Accelerator

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Robert Gordon University (RGU) has selected twenty-eight companies to join its new Startup Accelerator.