Dundee university to autopsy an alien
The University of Dundee is to undertake an "alien autopsy" to mark the 150th anniversary of HG Wells' birth.
Girls on top
With girls' dominance on the university campus set to continue, we ask why more women than men go to university.
Degrees have 'retained earnings value'
The value of a university degree in higher earnings has not been eroded by the increase in student numbers, says the Institute for Fiscal Studies.
University to raise tuition fees for current students
Exeter University has told its current students that their tuition fees are going to be increased to £9,250 from autumn 2017.
Fair advice call for A-level results
A social mobility charity is training volunteers to help give advice to state school pupils getting their A-level results this week.
Labour promises return of student maintenance grants
Labour says it would increase corporation tax to fund maintenance grants and bring back the education maintenance allowance for 1.25 million students.
Birds and bees
Sex and relationship education (SRE) in schools is often criticised - so we've asked a teacher to watch old videos and explain how it's changed...
Meningitis W: Students urged to get vaccine
Young people starting at university or college in September are being urged to get a vaccine against meningitis.
Nigerian university tackles extremism and hunger
A university in north-eastern Nigeria is running projects to feed displaced people and prevent extremism.
Parents 'struggling' to access free childcare
A report carried out by a campaign group reveals that some parents are struggling to access the childcare they are entitled to.
Geographer maps Oxbridge success of London state schools
Some London state schools send more pupils to Oxford and Cambridge than private schools in other parts of England, research suggests.
Scotland's Children's Panels launch recruitment drive
A drive is launched to sign up 500 volunteers as members of Scotland's Children's Panels.