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    1. December 18, 2014

      London and Oxbridge top the UK’s business school research list

      The business schools at the universities of Cambridge and Oxford, along with three top London institutions, are the five big...

    2. December 18, 2014

      London universities set to gain ground in research funding

      London universities can expect to secure a bigger slice of higher education funding next year, according to rankings that...

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    1. December 14, 2014

      Women in Business — Wendy Chapple

      Wendy Chapple is deputy director of the International Centre for Corporate Social Responsibility at Nottingham University...

    2. December 14, 2014

      Academia should place collaboration with industry at its heart

      The vast majority of university and business leaders in the UK would agree that business schools and business should...

    3. December 14, 2014

      On the path of digital disruption

      Would you like an MBA-style education but lack the necessary funds, the time or live too far away from a top school to...

    4. December 8, 2014

      David Cameron plans to multiply maths and physics teachers

      David Cameron will set out plans on Monday to recruit 17,500 mathematics and physics teachers over the next five years in an...

    5. December 5, 2014

      Standing out from the crowd

      Jon Reast’s strategy as dean of Bradford University School of Management could be described as what goes around comes...

    6. December 3, 2014

      Autumn Statement: Loans offered to support UK postgraduate study

      Universities, unions and business groups have reached rare agreement in welcoming new £10,000 loans intended to...

    7. December 1, 2014

      Fillip for Olympic quarter cultural hopes

      George Osborne has announced plans to support a major new cultural quarter at the Olympic Park in east London, intended to...

    8. December 1, 2014

      Why UK women miss out on science and technology careers

      Women’s employment prospects have changed considerably since Charlotte Brontë vented her frustrations in her novel, Jane...

    9. December 1, 2014

      Student votes to decide election result in at least 10 UK seats

      Students are likely to tip the balance of power in next year’s general election and could decide the outcome in at least 10...

    10. November 30, 2014

      Business schools get to grips with inclusivity and funding

      During a recent trip to New York I was taken aback when a business school boss used a word I thought I would never hear a US...

    11. November 30, 2014

      Feedback: academia’s missing link

      Luke Johnson wrote last week of the importance of uniting academics and entrepreneurs so that discoveries made in...

    12. November 25, 2014

      Business schools must champion entrepreneurial UK

      In the 1970s the Bolton report – for the then government into the small business sector – confidently predicted that Britain...

    13. November 25, 2014

      Nations thrive by uniting professors and entrepreneurs

      I’ve recently appointed a chief executive for a medical research organisation I chair. The task was a fascinating one,...

    14. November 23, 2014

      Graphene investors take a bite at the market

      Graphene, the wonder material discovered a decade ago, could soon be used in false teeth as it emerges out of the lab and...

    15. November 21, 2014

      Ukip given low marks by Cambridge students

      Ukip is failing to attract support from the next generation of aspiring political leaders which has an optimistic and...

    16. November 21, 2014

      Surgeons embrace 3D printed implants to save NHS time and cash

      From complex reconstructive facial surgery to dentures and hip implants, surgeons across the UK are using 3D printing to...

    17. November 21, 2014

      Cuts and fees transform face of Britain’s artistic community

      Members of the educational and artistic communities are warning that Britain’s creative industries are under threat from...

    18. November 19, 2014

      Online course opens to sharpen start-up minds

      A business school course that can be completed on an iPad has been created through a partnership between some of the UK’s...

    19. Business Blog

      November 19, 2014

      Happiness is ... having a boss who can do your job

      If you thought that where you worked, how much cash you made, or how well qualified you were was the main reason you were...

    20. November 16, 2014

      Teaching of law must reflect realities of a transnational world

      We live in a period of economic globalisation in which we are witnessing the convergence of humanity around fundamental...

    21. November 16, 2014

      Difficult jobs market drives applications to top law schools

      Aspiring law students have more to consider than ever before. They not only need to think about whether there will be a job...

    22. November 16, 2014

      Women in Business - Rana Almaghrabi

      Rana Almaghrabi is an LLM student at Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, where she was granted a full...

    23. November 9, 2014

      Manchester to host materials research hub

      Manchester is to host an innovation hub for the discovery of new materials, along the lines of London’s Francis Crick...

    24. November 6, 2014

      Women earn less than men even when they set the pay

      That women earn less money than men is well known. But research has revealed that even when women start their own...

    25. November 3, 2014

      Million-pound donations rise by a half

      The number of benefactors making gifts of more than £1m in the UK rose significantly last year, with the country’s...

    26. October 31, 2014

      The Diary: Martin Wolf

      I dedicated my latest book (The Shifts and the Shocks: What We’ve Learned – and Have Still to Learn – from the Financial...

    27. October 30, 2014

      English men paid more if parents have degrees, study finds

      English men whose parents are university educated are likely to earn 20 per cent more than those whose mothers and fathers...

    28. October 30, 2014

      Bristol to become smart city laboratory

      The underground ducts that brought cable television to Bristol in the 1970s are being upgraded as part of an ambitious...

    29. October 30, 2014

      Postgraduate loan system would be ‘eminently affordable’

      A national postgraduate loan system would be “eminently affordable”, according to research from the Institute of Public...

    30. October 27, 2014

      Egypt steps up crackdown on militants

      Vital public facilities in Egypt, such as roads, bridges and power stations, will be put under military authority amid an...

    31. October 26, 2014

      Women fail to make the grade in senior academic roles

      Look closely at a graduation ceremony. You will notice that sitting at the front of the stage are university leaders, deans,...

    32. October 22, 2014

      DeepMind unveils broad alliance with University of Oxford

      DeepMind, the UK artificial intelligence group purchased by Google for £400m earlier this year, has revealed plans to create...

    33. October 21, 2014

      Supercity of north to rival London wins more backing

      The man who coined the term “Brics” has called for the creation of a northern supercity he tagged “ManSheffLeedsPool” as a...

    34. October 21, 2014

      UK life sciences seek angel investors

      City professionals will be urged to pour some of their personal wealth into medical research and technology this week as...

    35. October 21, 2014

      Companies question reliance on graduates

      Barclays used to be a company where you could start at the bottom without a degree and work your way up to the top. But the...

    36. October 19, 2014

      Trium tops FT Executive MBA programme rankings 2014

      For the first time in six years, a new challenger has topped the FT’s ranking of executive MBA programmes. The 2014 ranking...

    37. October 16, 2014

      FT MBA Challenge winner announced

      A business plan that proposes how World Child Cancer (WCC) can improve access to affordable, reliable treatment drugs in...

    38. October 12, 2014

      Saudi Arabia offers cultural challenge

      A Post-it note discreetly passed by a student to lecturer Julie Hodges as she spoke to a group of Saudi women gave her food...

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