HEPI Director, Nick Hillman, will today deliver a major speech on university autonomy at the inaugural meeting of the G20 – a group of Presidents from independent (or independent-minded) colleges and universities around the world – taking place at the University of Buckingham.
In his speech, he will:
- note the benefits that institutional autonomy provides UK universities in terms of their global standing;
- claim universities are more autonomous than they are always willing to admit;
- warn against crying wolf over university autonomy too readily;
- argue that recent changes in England, including…