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International higher education forum online

20 Apr - 24 Apr 2020, 09:00 - 17:00
Now in its eighth edition, our flagship annual conference on all things international in higher education is back.

Tackling violence, harassment and hate incidents

11 Mar 2020, 09:30 - 17:00
Our annual tackling violence, harassment and hate incidents conference will explore a number of key issues, looking at the progress made, and scoping what more there is to do.

TNE 4.0: Technology and TNE

27 Feb 2020, 10:30 - 16:00
Join UUKi and Jisc for a day full of sessions on approaches to ensure your TNE operations are technologically suited to embrace Industry 4.0.

Enhancing the student experience

27 Feb 2020, 09:30 - 16:30
This one-day conference will look at how the sector can enhance the student experience in different ways, with timely topics such as sustainability, free speech, decolonisation as well as mental health and wellbeing.

The Withdrawal Agreement and the transition period. What does it all mean for higher education and research?

12 Feb 2020, 13:30 - 14:30
Register to join Universities UK International (UUKi) in a live webinar on Wednesday 12 February 2020 from 1.30 – 2.30 pm (GMT).

Degree Apprenticeships 2020 Conference

5 Feb 2020, 09:30 - 16:00
UUK is hosting a one-day event bringing together sector experts and practitioners to take an in-depth look at the developments and future of degree apprenticeships.

International graduate employability: Making good on the promise

28 Jan 2020, 09:30 - 17:00
International graduate employability is moving up the agenda, and global competition is getting tougher. This conference will pull together expertise to answer the question: how can we prepare our international graduates for global success?

The Legal Aspects of TNE

23 Jan 2020, 10:00 - 15:00
Join us for a workshop on building capacity in the management of the regulatory aspects of TNE, key to the success of TNE partnerships and operations.

Research and innovation: Delivering impact, managing uncertainty

4 Dec 2019, 09:30 - 17:00
This one-day, national conference is for those with strategic responsibility for research and innovation in universities, research institutes, and the wider higher education sector. It will also be useful for active researchers.

 Our team

Esther Dudley

Head of Events and Engagement
Universities UK

 Blog

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What’s Up With Everyone? Starting a conversation about students’ mental health

4 March 2021
​This University Mental Health Day, Professor Paul Crawford of the University of Nottingham discusses the new campaign What’s Up With Everyone? and explains why it is so important to support students’ mental health literacy.

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Student reviews tell the story of 2020

1 March 2021
​After studying more than 16,000 student reviews, Paul Humphreys, Founder and CEO at StudentCrowd, looks at how students have been experiencing university this year.

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Going the extra mile to embrace LGBT+ equality in higher education

10 February 2021
This LGBT+ History Month, the University of Birmingham’s Dr Sammy Li reflects on progress that has been made by universities to support LGBT+ equality and looks at what more must be done to ensure no one is left behind.