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Applying to higher education: comparisons of independent and state schools
Abstract
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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Experiencing the transition from an apprenticeship to higher education
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A study exploring the reasons why former apprentices go on to higher education and their experiences...
Author(s)
Dismore, H
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates
Date
30/05/2013
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Participation rates for entrants to Scottish Higher Education.
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An analysis of full-time and part-time Scottish domiciled, initial entrants to higher education leve...
Author(s)
Scottish Funding Council
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
17/04/2013
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Analysis of UCAS acceptances for 2012-13 admissions
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Analysis of UCAS acceptances data for 2012 undertaken by the Independent Commission on Fees.
Author(s)
Independent Commission on Fees
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences
Date
10/04/2013
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One system or four? Cross-border applications and entries to full-time undergraduate courses in the UK since devolution.
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Investigation of the flow of full-time undergraduate students between the four countries of the Unit...
Author(s)
Raffe, D and Croxford, L
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
02/04/2013
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Non-continuation rates at English HEIs. Trends for entrants 2005-06 to 2010-11.
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Analysis of non-continuation rates for full-time first degree UK domiciled entrants to higher educat...
Author(s)
HEFCE
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Progression and completion rates
Date
01/04/2013
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Transition to higher degrees across the UK: an analysis of national, institutional and individual differences
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In the context of increasing numbers of students choosing to go on to study at postgraduate level, t...
Author(s)
Wakeling, P and Hampden-Thompson, G
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Graduate labour market | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Graduate earnings, careers and destinations | Postgraduate level (i.e. masters, doctorates)
Date
01/04/2013
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Higher education students and qualifiers at Scottish institutions 2011-12. An official statistics publication for Scotland.
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Enrolment and attainment data for students on higher education courses at Scottish higher education ...
Author(s)
Scottish Funding Council
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Progression and completion rates
Date
22/03/2013
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Flexible learning: Wrapping higher education around the needs of part-time student
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Analysis of the characteristics of UK part-time students, their motivations for study and the barrie...
Author(s)
Maguire, D
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 | Barriers to participation | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
21/03/2013
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Higher education in England: Impact of the 2012 reforms
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Analysis of the impact of the 2012 reforms to the way that universities and colleges in England are ...
Author(s)
HEFCE
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/03/2013
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Progression of Apprentices to Higher Education
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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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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...
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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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Trends in participation and attainment of Chinese students in UK higher education
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An examination of the participation and attainment rates of Chinese students studying at higher educ...
Author(s)
Iannelli, C, Huang, J
Theme(s)
Student experience | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Experience of international students in the UK | Progression and completion rates | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/01/2013
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Patterns and trends in UK higher education 2012
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Analysis of patterns and trends in the UK higher education sector over the past decade.
Author(s)
Universities UK
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/01/2013
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Distance effects, social class and the decision to participate in higher education in Ireland
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Analysis of the 2007 wave of the Irish School Leavers' Survey to determine the effect of travel dist...
Author(s)
Cullinan, J, Flannery, D, Walsh, S and McCoy, S
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
07/12/2012
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Socio-economic gaps in HE participation: how have they changed over time?
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Analysis of whether the increase in tuition fees introduced in 2006-07 led to any significant change...
Author(s)
Crawford, C
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/12/2012
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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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Undergraduate regional migration in the UK: perspectives on local markets and trends for gender and international student groups
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Analysis of degree course acceptances for UK undergraduate students in 2002 and 2008, exploring stud...
Author(s)
McClelland, R J and Gandy, R J
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences
Date
01/12/2012
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End of Cycle report 2012
Abstract
Analysis of the 18-year old cohort applying to full-time undergraduate UK higher education (HE) in 2...
Author(s)
UCAS
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Extent and pattern of participation | Institutional and regional differences | Specific student groups and students with non-traditional entry requirements
Date
01/12/2012
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Tracking the Decision-making of High Achieving Higher Education Applicants
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Investigation into the decision-making processes of high-achieving A-level students applying to high...
Author(s)
UCAS on behalf of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and the Sutton Trust
Theme(s)
Access and widening participation | Access and widening participation
Subtheme(s)
Barriers to participation | Extent and pattern of participation
Date
01/11/2012
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