The Future of Transnational Higher Education: Developing and Delivering Quality Overseas Programmes


UK higher education transnational education (TNE) has grown in scale over the past decade, adding financial value to HEIs and increasing their global impact. At a time when the UK’s international relationships are being scrutinised, strategic growth of transnational partnerships are of the utmost importance if the UK is to remain a leading provider of overseas programmes.  

Join Westminster Briefing in March to learn how your institution can utilise the Transnational Education Toolkit and the QAA’s Transnational Education Review Handbook. Explore how TNE can not only increase university income but also improve the quality of degrees for students overseas.

Key Issues to be Addressed:

  • Key benefits and barriers to success in Transnational Education 
  • Priorities in TNE policy development
  • Curriculum, quality assurance and assessment: delivering valuable TNE programmes 
  • Establishing meaningful relationships with European partners now and in the future
  • The role of technology in remote learning
  • Transforming a joint programme into a joint institute

About the Day:

The morning session will focus on key TNE policies and trends. Delegates will explore how developing the higher education sector's capacity to utilise resources and data is enabling UK universities to maximise their TNE performance.

The afternoon session will examine best practice in expanding the global outreach of your institution. Hear from leading providers with successful joint programmes and joint institutes and learn how to identify new TNE opportunities for your univeristy.

We will provide morning refreshments and a networking lunch. Please let us know about any special needs or dietary requirements.

Who Should Attend?

Delegates will include, but not be limited to: Principles, Heads of International, Chancellors and Vice-Chancellors, Global Engagement Officers, Heads of Quality Assurance, International Collaboration Managers, Heads of Quality Standards, Directors of Student Services, Heads of Student Support, Student Experience Coordinators and Managers, Heads of Recruitment, Quality Managers.


Further information:

The event is CPD certified. A certificate is available after the event.

For registration enquiries please contact: | 0207 593 5657

To discuss event sponsorship, speaking opportunities and agenda content, please email:

Tuesday 12th March 2019

11.00am - 3.30pm (including networking lunch)

Event to be held in Central London (venue TBC)

Private Sector | 1 Place: £295 | 2+ Places: £245 each
Public Sector & Not for Profit | 1 Place: £245 | 2+ Places:£195 each

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