​We regularly publish reports and briefings​ on a wide range of policy topics and issues affecting universities.

Open access and monographs evidence review

8 October 2019
Over the past few years, the UK has seen a shift in its policy approach towards open access (OA) and academic monographs.

The state of the relationship: mapping UK higher education engagement with Colombia

1 October 2019
This analysis aims to contribute to a better understanding of current levels of engagement between the UK and Colombian higher education systems, and to inform future institutional strategies.

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Initiations at UK universities

23 September 2019
UUK in collaboration with Newcastle University, has launched Initiations at UK universities to raise awareness of the dangers of initiations and excessive alcohol consumption among students.

Higher education in Tunisia: opportunities for collaboration

23 September 2019
An information note summarising opportunities for collaboration in Tunisia

Higher education in Jordan: opportunities for collaboration

23 September 2019
This information note outlines opportunities for collaboration in Jordan.

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Tackling online harassment and promoting online welfare

2 September 2019
New guidance to help universities prevent and respond to all forms of online harassment.

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No-deal briefing

30 July 2019
This briefing sets out the consequences of exiting the EU without a deal and the stabilising policies required for the higher education sector.

International facts and figures 2019

30 July 2019
International Facts and Figures 2019 presents a snapshot of the international dimensions of UK higher education.

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The student visa system: principles to reform

18 July 2019
Universities UK has worked with five other Higher Education representative groups to have identified five principles that should underpin the design of the new student visa route and actions that must be taken to achieve this reform.

International graduate outcomes 2019

16 July 2019
International Graduate Outcomes 2019 (i-GO), conducted by iGraduate, is the first study which specifically explores the career outcomes of a large sample of international graduates who studied in the UK.