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Publisher is: Department for Innovation, Universities and SkillsRssIcon
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Participation rates in higher education: academic years 1999/2000 - 2007/2008 (Provisional)
Abstract
Analysis of initial participation rates for 17-30 year old English domiciled first time entrants to ...
Author(s)
Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Annual statistics | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2009
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Student income and expenditure survey 2007/08. English-domiciled students
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This is a report on the results of the 2007/08 Student Income and Expenditure Survey of higher educa...
Author(s)
Johnson,C. | Pollard,E. | Hunt,W. | Munro,M. | Hillage,J
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2009
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Disabled students and higher education
Abstract
This report is about the participation of disabled students in higher education in England and Wales...
Author(s)
Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Disability
Date
01/01/2009
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Raising young people's higher education aspiration: teachers' attitudes
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Study analysing the role and impact of teachers on the higher education aspirations of young people.
Author(s)
Johnson,F. | Fryer-Smith,E. | Phillips,C. | Skowran,L. | Sweet,O. | Sweetman,R
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2009
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The effect of lifelong learning on intra-generational social mobility. Evidence from longitudinal data in the United Kingdom.
Abstract
This report is about the effect of lifelong learning on intra-generational social mobility in the UK...
Author(s)
Blanden,J. | Sturgis,F. | Buscha,F. | Unwin,P
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Lifelong learning
Date
01/01/2009
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Use of an aptitude test in university entrance: a validity study - 2008 update: further analyses of SAT® data
Abstract
This is the second report on a five year study on the validity of an aptitude test in higher educati...
Author(s)
Kirkup,C. | Wheater,R. | Schagen,I. | Morrison,J. | Whetton,C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2009
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Trans-national education and higher education institutions: exploring patterns of HE institutional activity
Abstract
This is a report of a study of transnational education offered by higher education institutions in t...
Author(s)
Drew,S. | McCaig,C. | Marsden,D. | Haughton,P. | McBride,J. | McBride,D. | Willis,B. | Wolstenholme,C
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Transnational education
Date
01/01/2008
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British Indian and Chinese student, graduate and academic international entrepreneurship
Abstract
This is the report of a study on the international entrepreneurial ambitions and activities of highe...
Author(s)
Mascarenhas-Keyes,S
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
International | HE/business links
Date
01/01/2008
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The level of highest qualification held by adults: England 2007.
Abstract
Key statistics on the level of highest qualification held by all people of working age in England ba...
Author(s)
Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Generic Themes | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Annual statistics | Workforce planning and development
Date
01/01/2008
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Higher degrees: postgraduate study in the UK 2000/01 to 2005/06
Abstract
This is a report on UK postgraduate participation, finance and destinations.
Author(s)
Artess,J. | Ball,C. | Mok,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2008
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Segmentation of adults by attitudes towards learning and barriers to learning
Abstract
Analysis of data from the National Adult Learning Survey (2005) shows that financial incentives can ...
Author(s)
Chilvers,D
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment) | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Lifelong learning | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2008
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University is not just for young people: Working adults' perceptions of and orientation to higher education
Abstract
A study of the perceptions and intentions towards entering higher education of working adults aged b...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Bates,P. | Hunt,J. | Bellis,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Age | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Higher education funding reforms in England: the distributional effects and the shifting balance of costs
Abstract
The research uses simulations of graduate lifetime earnings to analyse the cost of paying for HE und...
Author(s)
Dearden,L. | Fitzsimons,E. | Goodman,A. | Kaplan,G
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Finance
Date
01/01/2008
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University is not just for young people: Working adults' perceptions of and orientation to higher education
Abstract
A study of the perceptions and intentions towards entering higher education of working adults aged b...
Author(s)
Pollard,E. | Bates,P. | Hunt,W. | Bellis,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Age | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/01/2008
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Customer satisfaction with higher education financial support arrangements - 2006/7
Abstract
Research into customer satisfaction with higher education student support administrative arrangement...
Author(s)
COI Communications | Jigsaw Research
Theme(s)
Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support
Date
01/01/2008
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Trends in applications, applicants and acceptances to mathematics, physics, chemistry, engineering and biology between the years 2002 and 2007
Abstract
This is a report on a study of trends in applications, applicants and acceptances to five degree cou...
Author(s)
UCAS Research Team
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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European Union students studying in English higher education institutions
Abstract
Study of non-UK EU students studying in England and their views, attitudes and aspirations.
Author(s)
Morris,M. | Rutt,S. | Robertson,H
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Reasons for study and choice of course | Experience of international students in the UK
Date
01/01/2008
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Gender gaps in higher education participation: An analysis of the relationship between prior attainment and young participation by gender, socio-economic class and ethnicity
Abstract
An investigation of whether the recently rising gender gap in higher education participation is rela...
Author(s)
Broecke,S. | Hamed,J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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