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​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Enhancing the international student experience seminar

14 Dec 2017, 09:30 - 15:30
A one-day seminar for people in the higher education sector who are interested in or responsible for enhancing the international student experience.

Enhancing the student experience

Enhancing the student experience

13 Dec 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A national, one-day conference to explore best practice for enhancing the student experience at a time of great change for the sector.

Research in universities: successful strategies for 2017 and beyond

5 Dec 2017, 09:30 - 16:40
A one-day, national conference for all those with strategic responsibility for research in universities and the wider higher education sector.

Innovations in university marketing and communications

23 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
Examine and dissect the innovations that could improve, streamline and maximise impact for marketing and communications teams to ensure that you are at the forefront and achieve your strategic aims.

Access to higher education and student success summit 2017: Managing change and unlocking the future

14 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A national one-day conference giving you the opportunity to examine the key institutional and operational issues which are currently surrounding access, participation and success in UK universities.

Tackling violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting university students

8 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
This conference will offer practical assistance to institutions to tackle violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting students and for responding to student concerns.

Transnational education: here to stay

1 Nov 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A conference exploring the future potential of UK higher education transnational education (UK HE TNE).

The Higher Education and Research Act (2017): What it means for your institution

10 Oct 2017, 09:15 - 16:30
The Higher Education and Research Act (2017): What it means for your institution, is a national one-day conference to give you the opportunity to examine the key institutional and operational aspects of the Act.

Enhancing the international student experience: effective strategies for 2017 and beyond

15 Jun 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
A national one-day conference to examine effective approaches to international student experience post-Brexit.

Improving student retention in the changing higher education landscape

7 Jun 2017, 09:30 - 16:30
This one-day conference will give delegates a full understanding of the policy landscape surrounding retention, as well as the knowledge you need to approach the challenge of student retention in your own institution.

 Our team

Nuzhat Fatima

Nuzhat Fatima

Events Assistant
Universities UK

Rachael Firth

Rachael Firth

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

Katie Ross

Katie Ross

Senior Events Officer
Universities UK

Holly Wildish-Jones

Holly Wildish-Jones

Marketing and Internal Communications Officer
Universities UK

 Blog

Five things the university funding review must do

19 February 2018
Today, the Prime Minister launched the government's review of post-18 education and funding in England. UUK's Deputy Director of Policy Julie Tam sets out five things the review must do.

Understanding student suicide

16 February 2018
John de Pury, UUK's policy lead on mental health, discusses the issue of student suicide, including suicide prevention and response.

Disappearing part-time and mature students: time for change

6 February 2018
Professor Julie Lydon, Vice-Chancellor of the University of South Wales, discusses the importance of part-time and mature students and the future needs of employers. Universities UK is launching a new project to look at the matter.