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New data has shown a rise in the value of commercial tie-ups between UK universities and businesses. 19 Aug 2016
Infrastructure, university and agricultural funding granted by the EU will be guaranteed beyond the date that the UK leaves by the Treasury, it has announced. 18 Aug 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: UK universities should consider setting up subsidiaries in other EU countries as a means of safeguarding research funding streams that are at risk following the UK's vote to leave the EU. 01 Aug 2016
Awareness among universities of their responsibilities under consumer protection law is increasing, although some poor practices remain, the UK's competition watchdog has found. 26 Jul 2016
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