Data

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Some research-intensive universities grew value of collaborations by more than 20 per cent in 2015-16

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Duke University challenge on visualising scholarly collaboration produces treasure trove of results

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From personalising tuition to performance management, the use of data is increasingly driving how institutions operate

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THE DataPoints figures detail how country has surpassed India but still lags behind South Korea

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Figures demonstrate the power of the ‘golden triangle’ in bidding for EU cash

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Most academics are keen to access other researchers’ material but a third are yet to share their own

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Massive investment in campus infrastructure gives Australia an advantage in the battle to recruit international students, writes Jack Grove from the Young Universities Summit in Brisbane

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New data allow greater scrutiny of student retention in England’s ‘challenger’ institutions

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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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Latest data on research grants show just how much UK institutions get from the EU

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China and India accounted for almost half of all international students in the US last year, up from just under a quarter a decade before

Hesa data show non-continuation rate for disadvantaged students is rising faster

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Elsevier report highlights countries and subjects where gender equality is improving the most

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UK’s university statistics agency will publish graduate salary data from tax records instead of relying on survey responses

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Latest Hesa finance data for UK universities show EU money was 12 per cent of all research grants

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Looking at how tuition fees have swelled university coffers may tell only part of the story

Money in a jar

But new analysis from the Institute for Fiscal Studies pinpoints risks for the future

Brain drain

Latest Hesa data throw spotlight on disciplines most at risk from flight of EU talent from UK