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Online bursary for UK postgrads

Postgraduate Search is offering £10k worth of bursaries to students starting a postgrad course...

FutureLearn boosts enhanced learning

FutureLearn launches Beacon Schools Programme to reduce earning gaps and provide additional on...

Hashtrack is ENVY of York

A first year Computer Science student has won the Outstanding Business category at Exciting Ne...

Green ICT for the future

There are two challenges for today'€™s switched on university: winning hearts and minds over t...

Collaborative learning spaces

An innovative student centred approach to effective learning at Derby University has led to th...

York to host Google Apps event

A Google Apps for Education event at the University of York has attracted delegates from acros...

Are cashless campuses the future?

New payment methods are growing in popularity among students, and universities need to keep pa...

Make the world want your website

Olly Willans, Founder of digital agency Torchbox, shares his thoughts on what makes a great un...

Students pip lecturer to top blog spot

Two final-year students at Staffordshire University have scooped the Midlands Blogger of the Y...

Nothing 'common' about new Bath facility

Distinguished Academy Award-winning film producer Lord Puttnam opens Bath Spa University's new...

New data centre for MMU

MMU has introduced a new, high density data centre to improve the reliability of IT services a...

MOOCs in the making

Rebecca Paddick takes a look around the FutureLearn HQ at The British Library, and finds out w...

'€˜The A Team'€™ helps community with IT

Budding computer experts from UWE have helped 15 local organisations with website or IT issues...

Adapting to analytics

Dr Paul Dowland, Senior Lecturer at Plymouth University asks: how can universities use learnin...

Pinewood Studios gets online

The Open University and Pinewood Studios are to work together to produce a free online course ...

TV school joins MOOC market

Social learning platform FutureLearn and the National Film and Television School (NFTS) join f...

Students say IT is vital

New research from VMware has highlighted the vital impact students believe technology has on t...

Behaviour is the new internet

Tomorrow'™s internet is already here, says Prof. Amir M. Sharif, Acting Head of Brunel Busines...

HE award for unsung tech heroes

University technicians have a major impact on the teaching and learning experience of any high...

Getting ahead of the game

Online and social media has revolutionised the way in which the graduate recruitment industry ...

Kingston gets animated about opera

Thousands of opera fans across the globe will be able to enjoy six short films inspired by two...

Capitalising on mobile

From simple apps to online coursework, the ‘unplugged’ student is connecting in new ways, ...

Jisc competition now open

This year’s Jisc Summer of Student Innovation competition is now open for entries from digit...

York awarded for online tutorial

The University of York'€™s Careers team has won a top accolade at the 2014 Blackboard Catalyst...

Smart cities for the future

A global initiative to encourage the world's leading cities to become 'smart' has received a b...

New online tool for academic research

King's College London has launched a free web resource that will put academic research to work...

Don't give me coffee and TV!

Survey: connected students would prefer to give up coffee, TV, eating out and sex over their s...

South Bank's digital transformation

London South Bank Uni to invest more than £14.8 million to transform student experience throug...

Newcastle puts tech first

The fitness suite at Newcastle University'™s Centre for Physical Recreation and Sport has unde...

Derby new digital music channel launch

Fresh talent from the modern British Asian music scene is being captured on film at the Univer...

Paying the piper and calling the tune

Mohamad Djahanbakhsh discusses how HE can improve student retention using intelligent timetabl...

Make a success of Clearing with C3

The university Clearing process is more pressurised than ever before. In order to secure fee i...

Online tool to support postgrads

A new website to help prospective postgraduate students find the right courses is to be develo...

Inspiring young scientists in York

A new science outreach centre at the University of York aims to enthuse visitors of all ages a...

Tech courses on the rise

Engineering, technology and computer science-related degrees have seen the greatest rise in UC...

Siemens and Nottingham's tech day

The University of Nottingham has organised a 'Technology Day' with Siemens to celebrate becomi...

Should students be in charge of tech?

Now that HE income is tied so closely to fees, and fee income to student satisfaction, Nicola ...

Managing the IP migration

Universities need to consider having the ability to support diverse communication channels as ...

Video now a 'must have' in HE

Over 500 survey respondents affirm that video improves learning outcomes and is now essential™...

Wearable tech impacts HE

The majority of UK universities admit they are unprepared for the impact of wearable devices o...