02 FEB 2018
Theresa May has unveiled a new China-UK education deal as she arrived in Wuhan for her first state visit to the country. The education initiative will see the extension of a “pioneering” maths teacher exchange programme, according to the British government.
09 JAN 2018
The education secretary Justine Greening has quit government after being moved from her post in yesterday’s cabinet reshuffle.
01 DEC 2017
The UK's highest paid vice-chancellor is retiring from the University of Bath amid a row over claims of excessive pay among university leaders.
06 SEP 2017
The top two universities in the world are to be found in the UK, according to a new league table. Oxford held on to first place in the latest annual Times Higher Education World University Rankings, with Cambridge rising from fourth place to take second.
30 JUN 2017
George Osborne, the editor of the Evening Standard and former chancellor of the exchequer, has added a sixth job to his portfolio – that of honorary professor of economics at the University of Manchester.