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Careers modules ‘should be compulsory’

Study finds classes can improve students’ chances of getting a graduate job by 40 per cent

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Cannabis provides a pot of gold for university scholarships

Colorado’s excise tax set to raise millions of dollars to support college access

THE Student Experience Survey 2017 results
The best universities in the UK for student experience – as decided by current students – have been revealed
Student experience survey
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Some English universities 'over-confident' on finances

Latest report on sector’s financial health paints picture of growing gap between haves and have-nots

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Andrew Potter's article lambasting Quebec's 'social malaise' was heavily criticised

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Advocates argue that universities should be prepared to ditch subscriptions altogether

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Study finds classes can improve students’ chances of getting a graduate job by 40 per cent

Outgoing president says the arts are more important than ever in these troubled times

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Colorado’s excise tax set to raise millions of dollars to support college access

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Holyrood free tuition pledge puts pressure on rest of UK to guarantee support

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Latest report on sector’s financial health paints picture of growing gap between haves and have-nots

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Leading scholar says many countries have ‘neither the will nor the capacity’ to manage growth

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Harper Adams tops our annual poll as Cambridge and other top 10 mainstays slide down

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Lack of clear strategy to keep UK in EU’s research framework is blocking new collaborative projects

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Initiative will emulate Wellcome Trust’s publishing model, with European Commission set to follow

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Nobel laureates and university presidents will speak at flagship THE event at King’s College London

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The results of the 2017 Times Higher Education Asia University Rankings discussed by the editorial team

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A nation’s income affects not only the quality of tertiary education but also the number enrolled

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Steven Rose enjoys a philosopher’s deep dive with some uniquely intelligent company

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David Wheeler on how public higher education in the UK has strayed from its ideals, and how it might regain them

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Book of the week: Simon Underdown enjoys a stunning view of Darwin at work on his less celebrated classic

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Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford will host a homeopathy conference next month

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Robert MacIntosh and Kevin O’Gorman offer advice on climbing the career ladder

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Liz Morrish reflects on why she chose to tackle the failings of the neoliberal academy from the outside
White cliffs of Dover

From Australia to Singapore, David Matthews and John Elmes weigh the pros and cons of likely destinations

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Without more conservative perspectives in the academy, lawmakers will increasingly ignore and potentially defund social science, says Musa al-Gharbi

Rankings

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Nobel laureates and university presidents will speak at flagship THE event at King’s College London

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The National University of Singapore leads our 2017 ranking of the top universities in Asia
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THE analysis reveals the 53 institutions that could surpass Oxbridge and the Ivy League

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Times Higher Education will release more than 20 different rankings tables this year

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First THE Asia Pacific university ranking will be launched at the event

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A round-up of the top 100 universities founded between 1945 and 1966 will be published for the first time

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New table will focus on teaching and learning as well as student success

THE Summits

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Nobel laureates and university presidents will speak at flagship THE event at King’s College London

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McLaren Applied Technologies director sees need to go ‘beyond STEM’, THE-Ulsan summit hears

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University of Waterloo recruits British academics ‘worried about future’ after referendum

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Presidents agree on need to respond but are warned against being ‘slaves to industry’

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Universities on the continent must shun xenophobia themselves, THE-Ulsan event hears

Ahead of the Asia Universities Summit, Feridun Hamdullahpur sets out what you need to consider when carrying out industry-funded research

High tech manufacturing

Universities in the US, South Korea and elsewhere must contribute to the advancement of the knowledge-based industries of the 21st century, says Doh-Yeon Kim

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