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Higher education

Uni challenge: Providing value for students in a digital age

Students are now 'consumers' with very real purchasing power, says Axians' Andy Butcher

Attracting students is increasingly about digital leadership

A new report from Jisc highlights the increasing importance of the capable delivery of technol...

NMiTE receives £8 million start-up funding 

Britain currently has an estimated shortfall of 40,000 engineering graduates

Leeds offers online MBA

University of Leeds and Pearson kick off partnership with launch of online MBA

Students want tracking apps in HE

The survey also found that 98% of HE students think that technology is becoming increasingly i...

Cape Town and Leeds to study role of tech in HE

New transcontinental research project to look at the way technology is affecting traditional c...

Launchpad LeiceSTAR

University of Leicester helps secure investment in space science and Earth observation technol...

Cyber security, are you in the know?

Keynote speaker at this year's Networkshop, Miranda Mowbray takes us through some of the secur...

HESA and Civica to work on new Data Futures project

The Higher Education Statistics Agency has appointed the IT services partner to work on a data...

Bath students enter Lab2Moon Challenge

Aerospace Engineering students from the University of Bath hope to send their experiment to th...

Christie's Education supports exceptional student experience

Unit 4 Announce Christie's Education is to implement Unit4 Student Management in the Microsoft...

Real-time information makes for good university decisions

Business Intelligence is the latest buzzword, but how can we integrate it into the complex wor...

Employability skills: we love a good debate

According to British businesses, postgraduate employability skills are lacking

Keeping the constantly-connected student truly connected

Rashid Ajami discusses the importance of helping students to not get overwhelmed by being 'con...

50% of pupils are considering apprenticeships 

One in two students say they are thinking about apprenticeships as a route into employment, ne...

Why universities should embrace learning analytics 

Universities need to use learning analytics to improve what they offer students, says Andy Alf...

Students in UK and Finland share cyber-stage in world first

Actors 1,600 miles apart perform live together in world first through university's 'Stargate'-...

Apprenticeships ten years on: what's on and what's next?

After ten years of National Apprenticeship Week what's on near you and how can apprenticeships...

Leading EdTech specialists gather for a brand new conference

On 7th March 2017, University Business and Education Technology are bringing together leading ...

How tech can help children with autism

The University of Bath partners with FutureLearn to broaden understanding of how technology ca...

The growth of data intensive university research

Infrastructure reliability and usability is key to making data intensive research work, says A...

The Edtech Glossary

Like any language, the lexicon of learning expands constantly. Simon Fry updates us on Big Dat...

Edtech: Key issues and potential elephant traps

VWV's Serena Tierney looks at some of the issues that a university should address when it deci...

Is edtech the future for HE catering?

Both VR and AR present multiple, exciting opportunities for learning and student experience op...

Just enough security: a practical approach to IT security

Our universities are open and inclusive spaces... And they need to stay that way, writes Steve...

Spotlight on digital capabilities

by Julie Adams, Academic Skills Tutor at Staffordshire University

Adaptive Testing: Effective Personalised Assessment for STEM

Maple T.A. can be effectively leveraged to support individualised learning for your students.

FutureLearn announces first US university partners

FutureLearn launches partnership with five leading US institutions

The Next Level in Room Utilisation

A brief Q + A session on how universities can benefit from live occupancy reporting.

The future is digital, the future is now

Mike Haslin, Chief Executive Officer at TUCO, discusses the age of digital procurement and wha...

The importance of staying connected

Chris Harrison, Deputy Director of Campus Services at Uni of Leicester, shares why super-fast ...

Online learning - have you tried it?

We should redefine education for an open and inclusive experience says Kathryn Skelton, Head o...

More than 50% of students text during lectures

Meetoo says that lecturers should use students' devices to their advantage

Middlesex unveils Cyber Factory

First Cyber Factory training facility in the UK installed at Middlesex University

Free certificates for 15,000 online learners

FutureLearn's partnership with the British Council and the GREAT Britain campaign aims to rewa...

Virtually ideal

They've become a common part of university recruitment, but how are virtual open days evolving...

Teaching Excellence Framework: Improving Lecture Delivery

Sukhi Hayer, Head of Communications and Training at Broadcast Media Services, looks at the Te...

What makes a MOOC different?

UB asks Julie Stone, Director of University of Derby Online Learning, about MOOCs and how they...

First Degree Apprentices begin at Hertfordshire

Uni of Hertfordshire welcomes its first intake of Degree Apprenticeship students to its Digita...

Women changing the face of edtech

Leading Bath chemical engineer, Prof Semali Perera, named as finalist for national tech award