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Fair access, achievement and geography: explaining the association between social class and students' choice of university
Abstract
Examination performance, attending an independent school and fear of debt independently affect prosp...
Author(s)
Mangan,J. | Hughes,A. | Davies,P. | Slack,K
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Institutional and regional differences | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2010
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Higher education expansion and differentiation in the Republic of Ireland
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This analysis of school leaver entrants to higher education in Ireland between 1980 and 2006.
Author(s)
McCoy,S. | Smyth,E
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Socio-economic groups | Institutional and regional differences | Extent and pattern of participation | Gender | International
Date
01/01/2010
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Race into higher education
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Report reviewing the participation of ethnic minorities in UK higher education between 1995/06 and 2...
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Race for Opportunity
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2010
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Trends in young participation in higher education: core results for England
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Report on the trends in participation in higher education of young people aged 18 or 19 between 1994...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2010
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Scottish participation in further and higher education 2004-05 to 2008-09
Abstract
Report on the participation of the Scottish adult population in schools, UK universities and Scotlan...
Author(s)
Scottish Funding Council
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
01/01/2010
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Patterns of higher education institutions in the UK: tenth report
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A summary of the changes that have taken place at subject level in total enrolments in UK higher edu...
Author(s)
Ramsden,B
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Annual statistics
Date
01/01/2010
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Access, choice and participation in higher education
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An examination of whether geographical distance between parental home and higher education instituti...
Author(s)
Gibbons,S. | Vignoles,A
Theme(s)
Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Ethnic minorities | Extent and pattern of participation | Barriers to participation
Date
01/01/2009
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Participation rates in higher education: academic years 1999/2000 - 2007/2008 (Provisional)
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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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Male and female participation and progression in higher education
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This report is about the relative achievement of men and women in higher education in the UK.
Author(s)
Higher Education Policy Institute
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Gender | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2009
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Measure of success - Learning for all: third update report on measure of success
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This is the third annual update of Learning for All, the Scottish Funding Council’s strategy for w...
Author(s)
Scottish Funding Council
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2009
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Disabled students and higher education
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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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The longer term impact of Aimhigher: tracking individuals
Abstract
Report exploring the relative probability of progression to higher education for the first cohort of...
Author(s)
National Foundation for Educational Research
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 | Extent and pattern of participation | 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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Use of an aptitude test in university entrance: a validity study - 2008 update: further analyses of SAT® data
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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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Are ethnic minorities underrepresented in UK postgraduate study?
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Using data on the UK postgraduate population, this paper examines whether minority ethnic students a...
Author(s)
Wakeling,P
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Postgraduate level (i.e. masters, doctorates) | Ethnic minorities
Date
01/01/2009
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Framed for success? The characteristics and practices of state schools with good track records of entry into prestigious universities
Abstract
This report explores the characteristics and practices of state-maintained comprehensive schools tha...
Author(s)
Curtis,A. | Power,S. | Whitty,G. | Exley,S. | Sasia,A
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Admissions policies, practices and supporting infrastructure | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/01/2008
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Widening participation in higher education: analysis using linked administrative data
Abstract
This report explores the determinants of higher education participation decisions. It uses a unique...
Author(s)
Chowdry,H. | Crawford,C. | Dearden,L. | Goodman,L. | Vignoles,A
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 | Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
01/01/2008
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Wasted talent? Attrition rates of high-achieving pupils between school and university
Abstract
A quantification of the numbers of pupils who perform well academically in English state schools but...
Author(s)
Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2008
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The transition from vocational education and training to higher education: a successful pathway?
Abstract
The article explores whether participating in vocational education and training (VET) increases acce...
Author(s)
Hoelscher,M. | Hayward,G. | Hubert,E. | Dumbar-Goddet,H
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2008
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The poor and the rich: a look at economic stratification and academic performance among undergraduate students in the United States
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The paper explores the divide between poor and rich undergraduate students in the USA and presents a...
Author(s)
Douglass,J. | Thomson,G
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Generic Themes | Access and widening participation | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates | Socio-economic groups | Extent and pattern of participation | International
Date
01/01/2008
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