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Halting the rise of university drop-out rates

What can universities do to spot and help struggling students before they decide to stop study...

Number of international students studying online soars

The number of international students choosing online courses at UK universities has risen dram...

The traditional MOOCs model has failed. What next?

Education technology cannot succeed if it ignores the human dimension of education, warns VFS-...

What's new in lecture capture?

Matrox's Daniel Maloney explains how multi-stream enhances the student experience

Five ways digital innovation increases student retention

By Matt Searles, Industry Director for Education, Unit4 UK

100K students from developing nations sign up for free certs

Online education can reach and help people all over the world to get a little closer to achiev...

RED Academy aims to #Fillthegap in the UK's digital skills

The Canadian company specialises in design and technology, and is bringing its real-world digi...

AI-based online learning programme launched by VFS & Oxademy

VFS Global's education arm has announced a partnership with Oxademy Technologies to produce a ...

Breaking the mould: Lottie relishes Formula One role

Motorsport enthusiast 21-year-old Lottie Gilmore was encouraged into engineering while on Bur...

Sunderland invests £1m into its School of Engineering

The investment at the University of Sunderland will see the state-of-the-art industry-standard...

Essex launches The Games Hub

Applications are being invited from budding computer games designers interested in joining an ...

International drone competition crowns Bath students

Engineering students from University of Bath take the winning title in the IMechE Unmanned Air...

The future of computer science education

Two Sunderland students are shaping the future of computer science in schools, through a prest...

Your Life launches App to help A-Level students plan ahead

The campaign's new web-app was created to connect today's A-Level subjects with tomorrow's job...

How can ransomware and the WannaCry virus hurt HE?

Mark Lomas of Digital Marketplace Probrand talks ransomware defences, and essential processes ...

HE students not equipped for growing digital workplace

Young people touted as tech-savvy, but is the UK higher education system equipping them for li...

Coventry University and FutureLearn team up

Coventry will roll out 50 degrees over five years with the help of social learning company Fut...

UCL ransomware attack, industry comment

Last week, University College London was hit by a major ransomware attack which brought down i...

The new approach to learning and development

Nearly half of businesses are not making the most of the education technology available, new d...

Less than half of students know how personal data is used

A new study found that the majority don't know how their university/college uses their persona...

#WannaCry attack, a cyber-security lesson for HE

Going hand in hand with user vigilance is the need to ensure that infrastructure and user guid...

Learning analytics, organising the organisation

Collected data helps to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of organisations, helping to...

Data protection is changing and HE must be prepared

Kerry Beynon, partner at Acuity Legal and data protection expert, shares her expert tips ahea...

Young people at risk of making snap decisions about future

Students and graduates are letting Snapchats from friends influence them when thinking about t...

How online tech can encourage global engagement in UK HE

Online learning allows academics to share knowledge without geographical barriers holding them...

Education strikes back with data backup and recovery

The recent Wanna Cry ransomware attack left the education sector reeling. Protecting data agai...

On the high seas of HE, don't be held to ransom

Universities are ripe targets for cybercriminals, says Robert Stoneman, education analyst at G...

Preventing a cyber attack on campuses

An event similar to the recent NHS attack could bring a university campus to its knees, says G...

Universities, the cloud, and student engagement

Matthew Mannion at the University of Warwick talks managing systems and how the cloud can aid ...

Supercomputer speeds up research at Bristol

The University of Bristol will now benefit from one of the fastest supercomputing facilities i...

How can the WannaCry virus hurt HE?

Probrand's Mark Lomas outlines the key steps a higher education organisation can take to prepa...

Nottingham Trent gets even more green

Focus Consultants have been hired to help build the start of Nottingham's sustainable Creativi...

Digital innovations in food

By The Russell Partnership's Prof David Russell

Surrey Uni to make interactive paper

The humble piece of paper is about to undergo some drastic changes

Could technology save our students?

Phil Richards, Chief Innovation Officer at Jisc, discusses how technology could monitor and im...

Getting online can help global engagement in HE

Professor Helen O'Sullivan explains how online technology can encourage global engagement in U...

Freelance technology essay writing service

Guest post: Writing Academy has the solution for those who struggle with writing

Bucks New University's psychology students work with VR

Virtual reality technology which measures eye-movements while patients interact with the envir...

Lights, camera, education

Jon Walmsley on how to incorporate video into teaching and learning to enhance the classroom e...

Is HE a target for cyber attacks?

Universities provide a happy hunting ground for ransomware attacks, says Sarah Janes, managing...