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Advance HE Membership

Advance HE membership gives your institution access to world-leading services to support you in shaping your future in today’s highly competitive HE, FE and research market.

Become a member and shape your future. 

We help higher education organisations be the best they can be, by unlocking the potential of their people. We are from the sector, not for profit and our work is driven by our belief in the transformative power of higher education for people, places and society.

Our membership is designed to support you in delivering your institutional strategies. Developed through consultation with our members and strategic advisory groups, our support is evidence-based and focussed on impact. It addresses key priorities and challenges in the higher education sector, while ensuring your longer term ambitions benefit from the strengthening of the essential infrastructure our members value most.

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Find the right Advance HE Membership package for your institution.

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Our growing global membership provides valuable opportunities for shared experience and learning. Grounding all that we do in evidence, we will continue to bring our more than 400 members together to collaborate with each other to address challenges as well as to best enable success for you and the sector."

Alison Johns, Chief Executive at Advance HE

Membership Packages

Advance HE membership packages are designed to meet the needs of higher education institutions and research institutes globally. Select which option best matches your institution's profile to see the benefits of each package.

Membership for HE Providers in the UK 

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Affiliate Membership in the UK 

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International Membership

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Membership for Research Institutions in the UK 

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Republic of Ireland Membership

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All members get access to: 

Our membership facilitates collaboration, co-creation and understanding, supporting you to overcome the challenges of the modern higher education, further education and research sector. 


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Member projects

Our strategic member benefit projects bring together expertise from across our global membership, creating new thinking and practical, accessible, evidence-based solutions. Each academic year, we create a new group of projects responding to the challenges and needs of our members.
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Membership Team

Your Membership contact is your direct line and sounding board with a strategic understanding of your context, stakeholders and institutional objectives. They will support you to engage with complex challenges, share good practices between members and help you prepare for emerging challenges and opportunities.
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Strategic Advisory Groups

Your member-led Strategic Advisory Groups including Teaching and Learning, Leadership and Management, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, Governance and Global Perspectives, act to ensure that we develop member benefits in the areas that deliver the most value.
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Project funding

The Collaborative Development Fund (CDF) and Global Impact Grants are available to our members to develop new thinking, amplify good practice and share case studies of work with a direct impact on staff and students.
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The Knowledge Hub

The Advance HE Knowledge Hub hosts more than 8,400 individual resources covering a wide range of topics and themes. We are continuously co-developing and creating resources to support members with contemporary challenges and share best practice. 
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Discounts to programmes and events

Our programmes and events are carefully designed to support all those working in higher education at every level of experience.
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Discounts to consultancy

We provide consultancy, development and enhancement services to help education ministries and institutions to be world-class providers of higher education.
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Current members

Advance HE currently works with over 400 institutions from around the world in order to promote institutional, staff and student success. Not sure if your organisation is already a member? 

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