All graduates at Scottish universities should pay a financial contribution when they finish their studies, according to a think tank.
Around one in five prospective students could defer going to university in the autumn if institutions are not “operating as usual” amid the Covid-19 crisis, analysis suggests.
British universities could be at greater risk amid the Covid-19 crisis due to an “over-reliance” on Chinese postgraduate students in recent years, a report has warned.
Universities are to receive a one-off funding boost totalling £75 million to help them cope in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Nearly one in five prospective students have changed their mind about going to university this autumn, or they are now uncertain, in light of the Covid-19 pandemic, a survey suggests.
More than two in five prospective international students have no interest in studying their degree online amid Covid-19, a survey suggests.
Universities could face a £2.5 billion funding “black hole” amid a predicted collapse in student numbers during the coronavirus pandemic, a report has warned.
English university students have fewer timetabled hours and attend campus for less time than students in other parts of the UK despite paying higher tuition fees, an analysis suggests.
Colleges and universities will still use pupils’ qualifications when judging admissions despite exams being cancelled this year, the Scottish Government has said.
Universities are likely to face “financial failure” amid the Covid-19 crisis without additional support from the Government, vice-chancellors have warned.
The University of Glasgow is cancelling face-to-face teaching after three cases of coronavirus were confirmed.
A student at the University of St Andrews has tested positive for coronavirus after visiting Switzerland.
The Education Secretary has said schools and universities “shouldn’t be closing” as he urged education leaders to follow medical and scientific advice during the Covid-19 outbreak.
A number of universities have shut down classes and switched to online teaching due to coronavirus fears.
Several universities are ending face-to-face lessons due to concerns about the coronavirus pandemic.
Some major universities are moving classes online in efforts to slow the spread of coronavirus.
UK universities are stepping up efforts to be environmentally friendly, with measures ranging from beef and plastic bans to coaxing students into beekeeping on site, a PA news agency investigation has found.
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The invention of the television, improved rugby scrumming technique and the living wage have been named among a list of the top breakthroughs by UK universities.
The universities minister has backed digital tools that create a “GoCompare” for students and may lead to the end of poor value courses.
A hacking group linked to Iran may have targeted British universities as part of a campaign to steal student credentials, cyber security experts have said.