Higher Education

Higher Education

We help Higher Education Institutions adapt to an ever-changing digital environment.
Higher Education institutions continue to navigate through the unpredictable tides of change, with shifts in demand, increased worldwide competition and a necessary move towards online education delivery.

In addition, there are longer-term,known and unknown risks, that come from changing political landscapes, student financing, social mobility and complex and ever-changing regulations.

With significant legal, ethical and business considerations, there is the added complication of budget cuts, college mergers and the need to focus on preparing new ways to deliver education.

How Moore Insight can support your organisation

Moore Insight consultants are qualified accountants and business consultants, with many years' experience working with Higher Education organisations and understand the specific requirements and challenges for this sector.

Systems Independent

We are systems-independent experts, our services are brought to you with impartial access to the software market, an ability to advise on the most suitable solutions, brought about by our market-leading knowledge of software providers and their products.

We have strong partnerships with many of the leading software providers in order to achieve the best outcomes for our clients when a decision has been made.

Accounting and Sponsored Research

We are familiar with the complexities of VAT accounting in sponsored research projects. Our services will ensure the most comprehensive management of research project expenditure, billing and income. We know how to optimise systems to manage grants and funds accounting which is essential for Higher Education organisations.

Financial Management,Teaching and Budgetary Control

Our services assist with the management of budgetary expenditure in non-financial teaching environments, giving you the ability to control budgetary limits over teaching.

Student Finance, Student Accommodation, Student Systems

A lot of time and resources are underutilised and with duplication of data, incorrect data management and processes taking longer than they need to. Our processes, together with our knowledge of the ERP systems market, enable us to ensure all your systems are integrated, with data streamlining, no unnecessary data capture and duplication and that the data held is accurate and complies with Data Protection and GDPR regulations.

Align Chart of Accounts Design with HE SORP 

We understand the requirement of higher education institutions in the UK to keep their accounts in accordance with proper practices. We know the specifics and principles, and the practices of accounting required to prepare a Statement of Accounts that gives a true and fair view of the financial position and transactions of a higher education entity.

We have specific areas expertise within Higher Education accounting and areas we can support:
  • Funds Accounting – FRS 102  
  • Accommodation and Estates Management  
  • Pensions – different T&Cs for typical HE providers 
  • Multiple employment/jobs for individuals within an organisation 
  • Term-time employment contracts  

What we do


ERP and Digital Transformation

ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) and Digital transformation are both essential with ensuring competitive and challenging business environments. Moore Insight will ensure you come out on top with process or operational efficiencies.

Business Change

We work with you and your organisation to understand, plan, implement and communicate, to enable you to innovate, grow, develop, and create new business opportunities and empower your organisation and its people.

Financial Management

The crucial key to business success is good financial management. Whatever industry you are in, we assist you with controlling costs, incorporating robust financial processes and ensuring accurate reporting of financial data.

How can Moore Insight help you?