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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...

UK adopts the VLE

The University of Birmingham and Henley Business School are among first to adopt the Canvas vi...

Call for educators to be '€˜wireless-fit'

A survey by Icomms Technologies reveals only 52% of educators believe their wireless network i...

3D cinema for Coventry campus

Coventry University now has a state-of-the-art 3D digital cinema facility on campus thanks to ...

Students do the math

The University of Findlay is launching an online total degree cost calculator to help students...

FutureLearn teams up with ACCA

University of Exeter Business School will develop the first MOOC accredited by the Association...

Student experience changing face of HE

Justin Beck, Vice-President, Education at Online Video Platform Kaltura urges universities to ...

What'™s the future of MOOCs?

The success of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) centres on finding a business model that wo...

How to read a mind

A new online course from the University of Nottingham looks at how we read and model fictional...

Festival of science and engineering

Sheffield Festival of Science and Engineering kicks off later this week with a variety of even...

University helps businesses tech leap

University of Nottingham is awarded £1.2m in funding to help growing businesses develop techno...

Student creates Japanese language game

A love of Japanese culture inspired University of Derby student to design a computer game that...

Nottingham'™s Raleigh immortalised

Famous bicycle factory featured in website and smartphone app launched this week by University...

Bournemouth pioneers pre-paid card tech

A new pre-paid money card concept that rewards responsible student spending has been introduce...

Education for a Wi-Fi nation

In the 50+ years the University of Bradford has existed, the students it serves and the world ...

Beyond statement - what future for SEN

There's much discussion of measures to help young people with Special Educational Needs (SEN)....

The signs they are a-changing

When the University of Sheffield opened its Information Commons in 2007, it was looking to con...

Scalable security saves time and money

Steve Jones from global surveillance company Synectics, explains how surveillance technology i...

World's most powerful chip from Leeds

A team of University of Leeds researchers have taken the lead in the race to build the world's...

Sheffield land deal boosts hi-tech future

The University of Sheffield has signed a deal to secure 50 acres of land at Sheffield Business...

Coventry to counter cyber criminals

Coventry University is playing a leading role in a new £3m research programme tackling cyber c...

Uni makes spreadsheets smarter

SEN students who find spreadsheets a barrier to taking up courses in STEM subjects are set to ...

Future-proofing communication

The University of Bristol has future proofed its communication infrastructure by investing in ...