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USS pension scheme

Universities Superannuation Scheme

USS (Universities Superannuation Scheme), was established in 1974 and they are the principal pension scheme for universities and higher education institutions in the UK, the largest private pension scheme in the country in terms of assets. 

The USS pension scheme is a Hybrid scheme which consists of two sections.

USS is open to employees who are on the Academic/Other Related contracts and as per your terms and conditions of employment, you will be contractually enrolled into the scheme.

Joining and managing USS

Leaving the USS pension scheme

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