University World News is the leading truly international news website and newsletters on higher education and research, with a reputation for providing trusted in-depth news, analysis and opinion from world class education specialist journalists and top academics worldwide.

With an ever growing audience – almost 2.2 million annual visitors and 3.5 million page views – University World News offers a high quality audience dominated by senior academics, university leaders, university managers and higher education policy-makers.

In addition to the website, there are more than 56,000 readers of the weekly emailed University World News global e-paper and more than 30,000 readers globally of its weekly Africa edition newsletter, and the numbers are growing.

Advertising on University World News offers a unique chance to reach chancellors and vice-chancellors, professors, lecturers, higher education researchers, postgraduates, government officials and policy-makers, members of think-tanks, and senior administrators of universities and colleges.

We have a suite of marketing solutions that will support your communication objectives through targeting our audience of higher education professionals, including:

SDGs Hub: Our dedicated ‘Sustainable Development Goals’ hub provides a truly unique opportunity for universities to share best practice and build collaborations with partners from across our global audience of university leaders and professionals. Bespoke campaigns enable your institution to showcase your sustainability strategy under the United Nations Agenda 2030, sharing research initiatives and projects within the framework of the 17 SDGs.

Sponsored Articles: Drive user engagement levels with our content marketing solution package. Target our global HE professional audience through sponsored articles, promoting your brand and stories of interest by publishing content on industry related topics. From our large MPU ad position allow UWN’s audience to click through and read in-depth content that showcases areas of achievement, research projects and initiatives, corporate strategy, product and service solutions; and reinforce brand values.

Display Advertising: Use our wide range of advertising positions on the University World News platform to get your message seen, from leaderboard banners to standard and large MPUs; and across both mobile and desktop/tablet devices. All our adverts are ‘run of site’, giving you full exposure to our audience for the length of your campaign.

Newsletter: With a combined distribution of approximately 86,000, our weekly newsletters (Global and Africa) provide a unique opportunity to reach a highly targeted audience of subscribers from within the higher education environment.

Events: In a sector heavily focused on the exchange of ideas, sharing of information and discussing topics that affect the global HE community, we provide the ideal platform to increase awareness of your conference/exhibition/summit and drive delegate numbers. Through display advertising across our website and subscribed to newsletters, UWN provides the ideal space in which to showcase your event.

Recruitment Advertising: Our soon to be launched ‘Jobs’ page will give institutions the opportunity to reach a truly diverse and global audience of higher education professionals. University World News will get your advert in front of the people you want, with no wastage. With a variety of packages available from job listings to institutional profiles, we provide a one-stop shop for all your recruitment needs.

To discuss all of our advertising options in greater depth and request a media pack, please contact:

Julie Badrick - +44 (0) 1223 736908 / +44 (0) 7861 513940 or