THE Awards 2011: Shortlist

The unflagging quality and innovation evident in universities across the UK shows the sector's resolute commitment to excellence in the face of a difficult and unpredictable climate. Our shortlist for the 2011 Times Higher Education Awards showcases the sector's standouts. The winners will be announced at a gala ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London on Thursday 24 November. For full details, including information on how to book tickets, visit: http://bit.ly/kOszX8

September 1, 2011




SHORTLIST 2011

Outstanding Contribution to Innovation and Technology

Sponsored by Elsevier

Durham University

Heriot-Watt University

University of Leicester

• University of Reading

• University of Salford

• University of Sussex

Outstanding Contribution to the Local Community

University for the Creative Arts

• University of Derby

• University of Huddersfield

• University of Kent

• Universities of Leeds and Huddersfield (ALPS)

University of Salford

Research Project of the Year

• University of Central Lancashire and University of Stirling

• Lancaster University

• University of Leicester

• London South Bank University

University of Reading

• University of Strathclyde

Outstanding Engineering Research Team of the Year

Sponsored by General Dynamics

• Brunel University

• City University London

• University of Greenwich

• University of Sunderland

• Surrey Space Centre (University of Surrey)

• University of York

International Collaboration of the Year

• Aston University

• University of Birmingham

• Cardiff University

• London College of Fashion, University of the Arts London

• University of Salford

University of Stirling

Excellence and Innovation in the Arts

• The Aimhigher Kent and Medway Partnership

University for the Creative Arts

• University of Exeter

• Newcastle University

• Plymouth University

• University of Warwick

Outstanding Support for Students

• Birmingham City University

• University of Essex

• Loughborough and Coventry Universities

University of Sunderland

• Universities and Colleges Admissions Service

• University of York

Outstanding Employer Engagement

• Bradford University School of Management

• University of Derby

• University of East London

• Middlesex University

• University of Roehampton

• Sheffield Hallam University

Outstanding Contribution to Sustainable Development

• Bournemouth University

• Cranfield University

• Harper Adams University College

London South Bank University

• Newcastle University

• University of Southampton

Widening Participation Initiative of the Year

University of the Arts London

• University of East Anglia

• Keele University

• Northumbria University

• Realising Opportunities Partnership, submitted by Newcastle University

• University of Sheffield

Most Innovative Teacher of the Year

Sponsored by the Higher Education Academy

• Elizabeth Burd Durham University

• Lea Ann Dailey King's College London

• Nisha Dogra University of Leicester

• David Gibson Queen's University Belfast

• Colin O'Hare Queen's University Belfast

• Alex Wright University of Bath

Outstanding ICT Initiative of the Year

• Birmingham City University

• The Careers Group, University of London

University of the Highlands and Islands

• University of Huddersfield

• University of Leeds, School of Medicine

• University of Southampton

Outstanding Contribution to Leadership Development

Sponsored by the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education

University of Bath

• City University London

• Durham University

• King's College London

• Collaborative project submitted by the University of Nottingham

• University of the West of England

Lord Dearing Lifetime Achievement Award

Winner will be announced on the night

Outstanding Support for Early Career Researchers

University of Bath

• University of Manchester

University of Nottingham

• Queen Mary, University of London

• University of Sheffield

• University of Strathclyde

Entrepreneurial University of the Year

Sponsored by NCGE

• University of Central Lancashire

• Coventry University

• University of Edinburgh

• University of Northampton

• Plymouth University

• University of York

Most Improved Student Experience

Sponsored by Campus Living Villages

University of Northampton

• Queen Mary, University of London

• Queen's University Belfast

• Royal Veterinary College

• University of Surrey

• University of Ulster

University of the Year

Sponsored by Santander

• University of Dundee

• Edge Hill University

University of Nottingham

• University of Sheffield

University of Southampton

University of Sussex

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