Month: May 2015

Visa clampdown – how does this affect PGR?

Posted on 22 May 2015 by Jennifer Evans

Yesterday, David Cameron made reference to institutions who have high rates of students overstaying their visas. This is in relation to the ambition that the new Conservative Government have to reduce net migration levels in the UK. In a statement, the Prime Minister said “There will be no cap on the number of overseas students who come and study
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Developments of a SHERPA/REF support tool

Posted on 11 May 2015 by Jennifer Evans

Towards the end of 2014, a consultation was issued inviting views on the potential development of a tool which would help HEIs ensure that their research outputs were compliant with the HEFCE policy for research outputs ahead of the next REF. The report summarising the consultation messages and next steps is now available. The idea
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