Higher Education

“Universities are positive and powerful institutions delivering deep and lasting value in all corners of the world.”

Alistair Jarvis, Chief Executive, Universities UK

Our Services

We offer three interlinking services:

Where we can help

Internationalisation

  • International students (recruitment, retention, student experience)
  • International campuses (establishing, improving)
  • Transnational teaching
  • International research and teaching partnerships
  • Tier 4 sponsorship compliance

Research

  • Research strategy
  • REF ‘Impact’ strategy
  • Industrial and commercial partnerships
  • Research centres or interdisciplinary institutes
  • Innovation centres

Enterprise & Business Engagement

  • Enterprise and industrial strategy
  • Consultancy services
  • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships
  • Curriculum sponsorship
  • Industry mentoring

Students

  • Recruitment and retention
  • TEF & NSS
  • Equality and diversity
  • Widening participation
  • Graduate employability

Community

  • CSR strategy
  • Stakeholder relations
  • Working with regional development partners
  • Community partnerships

Leadership

  • Strategic planning
  • Leadership coaching
  • Performance management
  • Restructure support
  • Public affairs and policy

Governance

  • Council or Board review
  • Committee structures
  • Remuneration
  • Benchmarking
  • Risk Management

People

  • Internal Communications (staff & students)
  • Team building
  • Equality, diversity and inclusivity
  • Coaching and training

HE Fellows

Interim strategic support

We offer interim help by established experts in:

University Leadership and Governance; Academic Leadership; Learning & Teaching; Research; Enterprise & Business Engagement; Internationalisation; Student Experience; Strategy and Planning; Marketing and Communications; Estates and Facilities Management; Admissions; Finance; Human Resources