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UCL welcomes REF review recommendations

UCL welcomes the recommendations made by Lord Stern’s Independent Review of the Research Excellence Framework (REF), published today. 

Published: Jul 28, 2016 12:07:09 PM

UCL in top three UK university websites

UCL’s website is in the top three UK university websites in a new ranking by digital industry specialists Bray Leino Yucca.

Published: Jul 27, 2016 5:58:31 PM

Special offer: UCL English pronunciation course

Directed by Dr Geoff Lindsey and delivered by specialist tutors, for many years, UCL’s annual summer course in English phonetics has been attracting international students and teachers for two weeks of enjoyable, intensive work on English pronunciation.

Published: Jul 27, 2016 4:35:23 PM

Reminder of restrictions on the employment of students with a Tier 4 visa

A recent investigation of a London Higher Education employer by United Kingdom Visas and Immigration (UKVI) found a number of graduate and PhD students had exceeded the maximum hours they were entitled to work stipulated by their Tier 4 visa. One case involved them exceeding the limit by only 15 minutes, yet this resulted in the employer being heavily fined and subject to a rigorous audit of their whole employee and student base.

Published: Jul 27, 2016 3:36:18 PM

Spotlight on... Raman Prinja

This week the spotlight is on Professor Raman Prinja, UCL Physics and Astronomy.

Published: Jul 25, 2016 5:17:40 PM

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