New College of the Humanities, in London, seeks to meld the American liberal arts and Oxford tutorial models. But critics have focused on its £18,000 annual price tag and its corporate structure.
In stripping London Metropolitan of the right to sponsor international students, regulators cite "systemic failures." But the debate over the university's fate is entangled with larger debates about international students and immigration.
Proposed reforms have some universities threatening to withdraw from centralized system.
Instructor describes unsettling attempts by a graduate student to pass a master's defense.
Leader of Scottish university sets off debate with his critique of traditional defense of the importance of knowledge.
Academics who aren't from the right parts of the UK try to speak "posh," study finds.
British scholars, like some of their American counterparts, want oversight that is distinct from that used for biomedical research.
British business schools want famous guest lecturers -- and some of them go off-script.
British universities prepare for an increase in tuition rates.
Non-American universities consider different options for entering the MOOC market, which to date has been dominated by elite U.S. institutions.
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