SUMS’ higher education consultancy services help members and the wider higher education sector to gain insight, drive improvements and deliver greater value for money.

New and Post-Pandemic Ways of Working

Accelerate a successful transition to new ways of working

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Mental Health & Wellbeing Strategies for Universities

Develop fit-for-purpose mental health and wellbeing services for students and staff

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Procurement Services

Improve your procurement through assessments, value for money analysis and project support


Digital Transformation

Transform university websites, systems and technology through digital analysis and delivery


Marketing & Student Recruitment

Reach your targets through student recruitment, strategy review and communications support


Teaching & Learning

Meet the needs of students and staff with insightful and innovative support


Research & Enterprise

Prepare for the future with research, innovation and enterprise support


Space Management & Timetabling

Maximise output through effective timetabling, space utilisation, monitoring and management


Efficiencies, Change & Transformation

Impact university business strategy and operations to deliver greater value for money


Student Journey

Improve the student experience from recruitment, through to alumni engagement

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Coaching & Professional Development

Support and develop individuals and teams to release their potential.