Higher education

Explore news, stories and guidance relevant to the UK higher education sector.

Towards a technology-empowered future for universities

Our higher education strategy sets out our future priorities using four strategic themes, developed from your needs:

  • Empowering culture and leadership
  • Reimagining learning, teaching and assessment
  • Reframing the student experience
  • Transforming infrastructure

Read our HE strategy 2021-2024.

A framework for digital transformation

Developed for senior leaders, managers and change agents, our digital transformation framework provides a comprehensive perspective on how the digital environment can support positive work, research and learning experiences, and promote a sense of belonging and wellbeing.

Download the framework for digital transformation in HE and read our guide on digital transformation in higher education.

Digital transformation consultancy

Whether you are in the early stages of envisioning change, need support with implementation or guidance on optimisation, we offer bespoke solutions, designed to align with your institution's specific needs and goals.

Using the latest sector insights and a wide range of frameworks and tools, we provide you with flexible, targeted solutions.

Find out more about our digital transformation consultancy.

Recent reports

The voices of over 2000 higher education international students describe their digital border crossings and the digital shocks that impact the learning experience.

We’ve partnered with Emerge Education to look at how technology might address some of the challenges facing HE leaders.

This report follows the second phase of research into curriculum and learning design in higher education (HE) in the UK.

Advice and guidance

Helping curriculum teams consider the pedagogic differences between in place and online learning.

A toolkit to support the development of digital strategies, assess your digital maturity and create actionable roadmaps and plans for implementation.

Help to make informed choices when embedding digital into the curriculum.

Discover how universities could improve their students’ experience, business efficiencies and environmental performance by better utilising data.

How members can use Jisc's network performance test servers to diagnose and troubleshoot their network issues.

A framework and useful guidance that can be adopted by you to aid dialogue, decision-making and planning for developing student employability.

Member stories

Supporting Institutes of Technology

We're working with Institutes of Technology to prepare today’s learners for the workplace of tomorrow. Our tailored consultancy and support can help you ensure that all learners are given the best possible student experience.

Find out more and see how we can work with your Institute of Technology

Digital transformation in higher education

We're here to help your organisation assess its digital maturity across all business activities.

Find out more about digital transformation