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​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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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.

Accelerated degrees

Accelerated degrees: understanding the opportunities

1 Jun 2017, 10:00 - 15:30
A one-day seminar that will give delegates a better understanding of the policy landscape and a clearer idea of how to implement accelerated degrees in their institution.

 Our team

Rachael Firth

Rachael Firth

Head of Events and Conferences
Universities UK

Katie Ross

Katie Ross

Events Officer
Universities UK

Holly Wildish-Jones

Holly Wildish-Jones

Events and Marketing Assistant
Universities UK

 Blog

Government’s industrial strategy – a good opportunity for universities

27 November 2017
Universities UK's Julie Tam looks at the UK government's new industrial strategy and highlights a number of opportunities for universities.

Freedom of speech and the Office for Students

16 November 2017
UUK's William Hammonds discusses proposals on freedom of speech in the OfS consultation and the implications for universities.

Safeguarding students and changing the culture

15 November 2017
UUK's Fiona Waye outlines key discussions from UUK's conference on tackling violence against women, harassment and hate crime affecting students.