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Publisher is: Department for Business, Innovation and SkillsRssIcon
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Progression of Apprentices to Higher Education
Abstract
A report on the attributes and progression to higher education of those who have undertaken advanced...
Author(s)
Joslin, H and Smith, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/03/2013
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Understanding higher education in further education colleges; BIS Research Paper Number 69
Abstract
The findings of research into the current nature of higher education provision in further education ...
Author(s)
Parry, G, Callender, P, Scott, P and Temple, P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/06/2012
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A Review of Business-University Collaboration
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A review with recommendations on business-university collaboration, and its role in the economic fut...
Author(s)
Wilson, T
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
HE/business links
Date
01/01/2012
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Evaluation of the Graduate Talent Pool Internships Scheme
Abstract
An evaluation of graduates’ experiences of the Graduate Talent Pool.
Author(s)
Mellors-Bourne,R. | Day,E
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Workforce planning and development | Placements (including sandwich courses)
Date
01/01/2011
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Employer perspectives on part-time students in UK higher education
Abstract
A report on the extent and types of employer support for part-time higher education study.
Author(s)
Mason,G. | Hopkin,R
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Workforce planning and development | Part-time mode
Date
01/01/2011
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STEM graduates in non-STEM jobs
Abstract
Research on the career choices of STEM graduates.
Author(s)
Mellors-Bourne,R. | Connor,H. | Jackson,C
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2011
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The returns to higher education qualifications
Abstract
Detailed analysis of the economic benefits of higher education qualifications for the individuals an...
Author(s)
Conlon, G, Patrignani, P
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
01/01/2011
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Are there any changes in the characteristics of UK higher education around the time of the 2006 reforms?
Abstract
An examination of the trends in the characteristics of students in higher education as a result of t...
Author(s)
Unwin,P. | Gould,M. | Page,L
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2010
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Motivations and experiences of UK students studying abroad
Abstract
Report seeking to investigate the motivations behind the choices of UK students studying for an inte...
Author(s)
Findlay,A. | King,R
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Reasons for study and choice of course | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2010
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The impact of the 2006-07 HE finance reform on HE participation
Abstract
There is no evidence to suggest that the 2006-07 higher education finance reforms led to a sustained...
Author(s)
Crawford,C. | Dearden,L
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2010
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Assessing the impact of the New Student Support Arrangements (NSSA) on higher education institutions
Abstract
Impact of the new arrangements for student support in higher education on the policies, planning and...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Bates,P. | Coare,P. | Hunt,W. | Miller,L
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Finance
Date
01/01/2010
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Use of an aptitude test in university entrance: a validity study
Abstract
This report evaluates the value of using an aptitude test (the SAT Reasoning Test) as an additional ...
Author(s)
Kirkup,C. | Wheater,R. | Morrison,J. | Durbin,B. | Pomati,M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2010
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The role of finance in the decision-making of higher education applicants and students
Abstract
Final report of the Going into HE qualitative research project, investigating the impact of financia...
Author(s)
Usher,T. | Baldwin,S. | Munro,M. | Pollard,E. | Sumption,F
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2010
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International comparative performance of the UK research base
Abstract
The UK shows strong relative international performance in terms of sustainable achievement and produ...
Author(s)
Evidence Ltd
Theme(s)
Research | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
RAE/REF and indicators of success | International
Date
01/01/2009
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Who is heading for HE? Young people's perceptions of, and decisions about, higher education
Abstract
This is a report on a study of attitudes and intentions among young people in England towards higher...
Author(s)
Bates,P. | Pollard,E. | Usher,T. | Oakley,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2009
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Alternative routes into and pathways through higher education
Abstract
Report presenting research into the experiences of students progressing to and through HE from route...
Author(s)
Foster,T
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2009
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Applications, offers and admissions to research led universities
Abstract
An investigation into the patterns of recruitment by the 'Sutton 13' group of research-led universit...
Author(s)
Sutton Trust | Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2009
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