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FOCUS: A recent High Court case should be a reminder to university boards and trustees of the duties they owe to creditors should the institution find itself in financial difficulties. 29 Apr 2016
FOCUS: Universities need to create and implement a digital strategy to help exploit the potential of IT and meet the demands of students. 14 Apr 2016
Organisations are increasingly looking to work in collaboration or partnership with third parties. This may be to achieve operational aims, such as a step change in service delivery, or to reduce costs or achieve efficiencies.
This guide was last updated in November 2012.
This guide was last updated in May 2013.
This guide is based on UK law. It was written in October 2010.
FOCUS: Universities must remain politically neutral when it comes to campaigning on the UK's upcoming EU referendum, unless they are campaigning on specific issues that affect their charitable purpose. 04 Apr 2016
Universities and colleges in Scotland will be subject to new laws on the way they are governed after the Scottish Parliament voted through the plans earlier this week. 11 Mar 2016
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