Great institutions and openness help city retain top spot ahead of rivals such as Tokyo and Munich Read more
Unions also question idea of ‘academics having to work as door staff’ to check students’ status Read more
UCU urges government to prevent universities being ‘incubators for Covid-19 all over again’ Read more
Russell Group university also offers year’s free accommodation as incentive amid surge in applications Read more
Education secretary Gavin Williamson says money will be put towards Stem and medicine courses
Recent traumas in the US have energised a fresh wave of academic studies that are finally telling the full story of centuries-long abuse and forgotten resistance
At $42bn, the Harvard endowment exceeds the combined monetary value of many small countries.
I take exception to Simon Jenkins’ claim that university lectures are “rubbish education” (We need a revolution in university teaching – and online-only lectures could start it, 9 July).
Rights advocate says proposed partnership with emirates raises ‘profound concern’ and Cambridge documents note ‘values gap’
A landmark report by Human Rights Watch has detailed accounts of pro-democracy students and academics in Australia who are being harassed and threatened over their comments relating to China.