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Access agreements for 2015-16: key statistics and analysis
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The analysis reported here is based on OFFA’s initial assessment of 2015-16 access agreements and th...
Author(s)
OFFA
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
24/07/2014
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Outcomes of access agreement, widening participation strategic statement and National Scholarship Programme monitoring for 2012-13
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This document presents the outcomes from the Office for Fair Access' (OFFA's) and Higher Education F...
Author(s)
OFFA/HEFCE
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
21/07/2014
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Fair access and fee setting in English universities: what do institutional statements suggest about university strategies in a stratified quasi-market?
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This paper explores how English universities operating in a ‘quasi-market’ are managing the tension ...
Author(s)
Bowl, M and Hughes, J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
30/06/2014
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Modernisation of higher education in Europe: access, retention and employability 2014
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This is the second report in a series following the evolution of the modernisation agenda for higher...
Author(s)
European Commission
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
22/05/2014
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University offer rates for candidates from different ethnic categories
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Previous research suggested that candidates from some black and minority ethnic groups were less lik...
Author(s)
Noden, P, Shiner, M and Modood, T
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
09/05/2014
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Staying the distance: students' perceptions of enablers of transition to higher education
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Investigation at an Australian university of first year students' perceptions of what factors enable...
Author(s)
Bowles, A et al
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Progression and completion rates
Date
27/03/2014
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The uses and impact of access agreements and associated spend
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Analysis of uses and impact of access agreements and associated spend on widening participation outc...
Author(s)
Bowes, L et al
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
16/12/2013
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Does entry route really affect academic outcome?
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A comparison of student academic achievement by entry route on a Batchelor of Nursing pre-registrati...
Author(s)
Brimble, M
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
29/11/2013
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Student opportunity funding: why it counts
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An examination of the Higher Education Funding Council for England's (HEFCE's) Student Opportunity f...
Author(s)
Morris, K
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
29/11/2013
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Formative evaluation of the National Scholarship Programme - Year 2
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Outcomes of the second year of the formative evaluation of the National Scholarship Programme undert...
Author(s)
Bowes, L et al
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Institutional and regional differences | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
28/11/2013
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International research on the effectiveness of widening participation
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International experiences of effective practice on widening participation in higher education, ident...
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Bowes, L, Thomas, L, Peck, L and Nathwani, T
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Barriers to participation | Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences | Progression and completion rates
Date
09/10/2013
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Demand for full-time undergraduate higher education (2013 cycle, March deadline)
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Trends in the demand for higher education using applications data submitted to UCAS by the March 201...
Author(s)
UCAS
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences
Date
23/07/2013
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Access agreement and widening participation strategic assessment monitoring – Outcomes for 2011-12
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Outcomes of the annual monitoring of access agreements and widening participation strategic assessme...
Author(s)
Offa
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/07/2013
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Applying to higher education: comparisons of independent and state schools
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Research on the different ways in which schools in the independent and state sectors manage the univ...
Author(s)
Dunne, M, King, R and Ahrens, J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Institutional and regional differences
Date
14/06/2013
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The Uses and Impact of HEFCE Funding for Widening Participation
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The way in which HEFCE widening participation (WP) funding is used by institutions in England; the i...
Author(s)
Bowes, L et al.
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/03/2013
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The Personal Statement: A fair way to assess university applicants?
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Analysis of how UCAS personal statements are shaped by the type of school the applicants attended an...
Author(s)
Jones, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/12/2012
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Formative evaluation of the National Scholarship Programme
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Outcomes of evaluation activity undertaken between October 2011 and February 2012 during the scoping...
Author(s)
Diamond, A et al
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Institutional and regional differences | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/05/2012
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Review of widening access and reaching strategies in Wales
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Review of the strategies for widening access (WA) put in place by higher education institutions (HEI...
Author(s)
Hill, M and Hatt, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Institutional and regional differences | Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/03/2012
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University challenge: how higher education can advance social mobility
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A report from the Independent Advisor to the Coalition Government on how universities can contribute...
Author(s)
Milburn, A
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Barriers to participation | Institutional and regional differences | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2012
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Analysis of UCAS applications for 2012/13 admissions
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An analysis of UCAS data by the Independent Commission on Fees, which has been set up to monitor the...
Author(s)
Independent Commission on Fees
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure
Date
01/01/2012
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