2016

UCU news from 2016

  • 11 November 2016

    Dump pointless Tef metrics and take a hard look at casualisation, says Sally Hunt Writing for  the Guardian  this week, UCU general secretary, Sally Hunt, said…

  • 4 November 2016

    Further sector must come together to make the case for investment Writing in today's TES , UCU head of further education, Andrew Harden, said the further education…

  • 4 November 2016

    More investment in English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) courses is needed if the government is to achieve its aims for integration and social cohesion,…

  • 3 November 2016

    Members of UCU Scotland at the University of Aberdeen are being balloted for strike action in a row over job losses. The row centres on planned cuts that have resulted…

  • 28 October 2016

    Number of EU students applying to UK universities drops by 9% The number of EU students applying for places at UK universities has dropped by 9%, according to Ucas…