Fourth industrial revolution, industry 4.0

Ahead of the THE Innovation and Impact Summit, École Polytechnique president Jacques Biot urges universities to prepare for ‘Industry 4.0’


Ahead of the THE Innovation and Impact Summit, speaker Max Lu looks at the challenges of university-industry partnership

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US scholar argues that academics punch above their weight in key discoveries

Students of the Ecole Polytechnique school march during the traditional Bastille Day military parade. France

New president keen to support Paris institution’s ‘agility’, according to its leader

Bio Robotics at Delft University of Technology

THE analysis shines a light on institutions that have thought outside the box on research collaboration and funding

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Maastricht president says funds can help to build bridge between public and private sectors

The Duke of York’s support for London Met shows how the Royal Family can make a difference in higher education, says Jack Grove

Institutions that succeed in helping regional growth deserve being included in measures of performance, says Simon Baker

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

Hyundai shipping yard

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

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Data spotlight universities that publish highest proportions of research output with industry

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

Korean engineer

John Morgan looks at the universities in Asia and beyond that have forged the closest ties with industrial partners


Research shows which UK institutions interact heavily with EU companies

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Study claims California’s higher education policy environment has led to the ‘stagnation’ of the state’s universities 

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Study finds a stronger correlation for women between success and being central to a network 

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Venture capital fund aims to give students experience of investing 


The event in South Korea will include the official launch of the THE Asia University Rankings 

Airbus aircraft landing gear is tested at the Airbus aircraft manufacturer's Filton site

UK ‘naive’ to think that it could replace academic links with European industry with those from elsewhere