They think I’m a rising star, but my hopes of a real career in science are sinking. A melancholy start to our countdown.
World University Rankings analysis reveals the best female-led institutions.
Some of the key points to take away from the UK government’s consultation document.
No time for proper peer review and inevitable grade inflation pushed one academic to resignation.
A peek inside a Pandora’s box of scholarly microblogging.
Students continue to give positive reviews to UK higher education.
Donald Brown shares the experiences that prompted him to talk about ‘institutional racism’ at Oxford.
Sociologist recycled 90,000 words of material, claims paper
The unknown advantages of being a shrinking violet in a boisterous academy.
Six early career researchers reflect on their experiences.
Want to get a job? The Global Employability University Survey tells you which universities to consider.
Which institutions have clocked up the most laureates this century?
Does what it says in the headline. UK universities ranked by overall student satisfaction.
Editorial claims that manipulation means that the measure has ceased to be meaningful.
The combined results of the three main UK university league tables.
All the trigger warnings and no-platform campaigns reveal not a timid generation but one unafraid to tackle reality.
The universities of Oxford and Cambridge have taken the top spots, but who else makes the list?
Our four ‘innovation indicators’ reveal the world’s strongest performers when it comes to innovation.
The best UK universities based on undergraduate satisfaction and THEWorld Univeristy Rankings performance.
Accountancy giant questions whether having a degree is linked to achievement at work.
The top 150 universities for graduate employability ranked one to 100. Simple.
The top performers in the International Outlook category of the 2014-2015 World University Rankings. The 2016 table will be out soon.
Institutions from 10 countries feature in this top 30, which takes a snapshot of the continent’s research performance.
Six academics share their worst experiences of peer review before delivering their verdict on the system.
It caused a stir online (and will now do so again, no doubt)! Kevin Haggerty and Aaron Doyle offer advice on making your postgraduate study as tough as possible (although you could also use these tips to avoid some pitfalls if you prefer).