Whether you are a teacher, higher education professional, journalist or student, the Festival of Higher Education has much to offer.
Hear the variety of viewpoints from our broad range of engaging speakers. Learn more about the transition from school to higher education and speak to the country’s most experienced admissions experts.
Higher Education Professionals
A broad range of leading thinkers from the HE sector will enlighten delegates with their dynamic perspectives. Contributions range from the current state of the sector to its untapped potential.
Hear all the news about the higher education sector and what the future holds. Meet a wide range of HE’s top educationalists.
Whether continuing with education or entering the graduate labour market, learn what the true value of a Higher Education qualification holds and how to shape your future.
Our impressive line-up of leading educationalists will be speaking on a diverse range of thought-provoking topics dealing with the most important issues that the higher education sector currently faces.
The Festival will include sessions on TEF, Degree and Higher Apprenticeships, widening participation, enterprise and entrepreneurship, wellbeing and mental health. There will also be key insights into attracting and retaining international students, freedom of speech, business and enterprise, partnerships with the HE sector, and careers education, information and guidance.
Challenging topics will be debated by the industry’s top experts, including: “Should the profit motive exist in HE?“, “Is it time to call time on university rankings?“ and “Does Brexit spell disaster for Higher Education?“
Among the stimulating topics to be covered at this year’s Festival of Higher Education, access and outreach to higher education, international education, and the role of university rankings are only a few.