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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