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​Previous Universities UK events from recent months. 

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Improving student retention 2018

12 Jun 2018, 09:00 - 18:00
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.

Transnational education in Thailand: new developments and opportunities for higher education partnerships

30 May 2018, 10:00 - 11:00
On 30 May, Universities UK International will deliver a webinar on opportunities for UK universities to partner with Thailand. The session will be delivered by UUKi policy experts alongside regional stakeholders including the British Council in Thailand.

Graduate employability and skills: designing and implementing your institutional strategy 2018

17 May 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
Discuss the policy landscape surrounding graduate employability and skills, and the wider skills agenda, examine the impact of policy developments on your institution and to develop your strategy with policy makers, influencers and colleagues.

Stand Out: Strategies for Success - The Go International 2018 conference

10 May 2018, 09:00 - 16:30
This year’s Go International conference will focus on the campaign to double the percentage of students undertaking international placements by 2020. Delegates will learn about widening participation in mobility and get access to the latest research.

Engaging with Mexico: New developments and opportunities for international higher education partnerships

26 Apr 2018, 15:30 - 16:30
On 26 April, Universities UK International will deliver a webinar on opportunities for UK universities to partner with Mexico. The session will be delivered by UUKi policy experts alongside regional stakeholders including the British Council in Mexico

Understanding, preventing and responding to student suicide

24 Apr 2018, 09:30 - 15:30
A one-day seminar that will give delegates a better understanding of student suicide and ways of preventing and responding to it. Delegates will hear research and case studies from leaders within and outside of the sector.

Due diligence in a shifting TNE landscape

23 Apr 2018, 09:30 - 12:30
The workshop will provide a range of case studies which explore existing models of good practice in both new and well established markets.

Political affairs in higher education forum 2018

19 Apr 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
This event provides a unique opportunity for policy and public affairs professionals working in higher education and associated organisations to discuss the most relevant issues currently facing the sector.

Strategic fundraising for leaders in higher education 2018

27 Mar 2018, 09:30 - 17:30
A joint Universities UK and CASE Europe senior-level conference on how to develop and boost philanthropy in higher education institutions. ​

Innovation and excellence in teaching and learning 2018

20 Mar 2018, 09:30 - 16:30
​​​A national one-day conference to examine innovative teaching and learning practice, and what we really mean by 'teaching excellence'.

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International students

£3.2 billion of tax from each cohort of international students who stay to work in the UK

21 March 2019
Nick Hillman, Director of HEPI, digs further into new research on the economic impact of international students who stay on to work in the UK.

Supporting students through the transition from school to university

7 March 2019
On #UniMentalHealthDay, Professor Steve West and Stuart Rimmer call for better support for students transitioning from school to university.

The Augar review must be judged on Britain’s best interests

5 March 2019
Universities UK Chief Executive Alistair Jarvis sets out five tests by which the Augar review should be judged.