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11 November 2010

Pilot paves the way for impact as a key element in the REF

A report shows that the impact of research can be assessed, described and rewarded in the UK's new framework for assessing research.

4 November 2010

Study into benchmarking activity welcomed

HEFCE welcomes a detailed study by the Higher Education Statistics Agency into the range of benchmarking activity currently taking place in the higher education sector.

3 November 2010

Response to new funding arrangements for higher education

HEFCE's Chief Executive, Sir Alan Langlands, sets out the Council's response to today's statement from the Government.

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