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Publication year is: 2013RssIcon
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Analysis of UCAS acceptances for 2012-13 admissions
Abstract
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.
Abstract
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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Why do English universities really franchise degrees to overseas providers?
Abstract
Study exploring the motivations of managers of higher education institutions who have set-up of have...
Author(s)
Healey, N
Theme(s)
Economic and social context of higher education
Subtheme(s)
Transnational education
Date
02/04/2013
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Understanding the information needs of postgraduate taught students and how these can be met
Abstract
Research on whether the accessibility, availability and usefulness of the information provided for p...
Author(s)
Dye, J
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Specific student groups | Information needs of students
Date
01/04/2013
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Non-continuation rates at English HEIs. Trends for entrants 2005-06 to 2010-11.
Abstract
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
Abstract
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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Highlights from applicant surveys conducted in 2012
Abstract
An analysis of findings from two online surveys into the factors influencing students' decision-maki...
Author(s)
UCAS
Theme(s)
Student experience | Generic Themes
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Sub-degree level (excluding Foundation degree)
Date
01/04/2013
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Higher education students and qualifiers at Scottish institutions 2011-12. An official statistics publication for Scotland.
Abstract
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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Financial health of the higher education sector: 2011-12 financial results and 2012-13 forecasts
Abstract
Overview of the financial health of the higher education sector in England, covering financial resul...
Author(s)
Higher Education Funding Council for England
Theme(s)
Institutional management, staffing and finance
Subtheme(s)
Finance
Date
15/03/2013
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Higher education in England: Impact of the 2012 reforms
Abstract
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
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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The Uses and Impact of HEFCE Funding for Widening Participation
Abstract
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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TARGETcourses Student Survey 2013
Abstract
Investigation into what drives students to undertake postgraduate study, what influences their choic...
Author(s)
Phillips, C
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Cost of study, living and financial support | Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/03/2013
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Broadening horizons - Breaking through the barriers to overseas study
Abstract
Research exploring the reasons why students from the UK and the USA are reluctant to study abroad, w...
Author(s)
British Council
Theme(s)
Student experience | Student experience
Subtheme(s)
Information needs of students | Reasons for study and choice of course
Date
01/03/2013
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Experiencing higher degree research supervision as teaching
Abstract
Study into the way in which higher degree research supervisors experience supervision as teaching.
Author(s)
Bruce, C and Stoodley, I
Theme(s)
Research
Subtheme(s)
Governance and management of research
Date
01/03/2013
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The key to successful achievement as an undergraduate student: confidence and realistic expectations?
Abstract
The impact of two factors - expectations of independent study and academic behavioural confidence - ...
Author(s)
Nicholson, L, Putwain, D, Conners, L and Hornby-Atkinson, P
Theme(s)
Curriculum (including learning, teaching and assessment)
Subtheme(s)
Student learning
Date
01/03/2013
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Enhancing student engagement in student experience surveys: a mixed methods study
Abstract
This study aimed to explore the reasons why postgraduate students do not respond to the UK Postgradu...
Author(s)
Webber, M, Lynch, S and Oluku, J
Theme(s)
Quality assurance and enhancement
Subtheme(s)
Student engagement
Date
01/03/2013
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Perceptions of UK medical graduates' preparedness for practice: A multi-centre qualitative study reflecting the importance of learning on the job
Abstract
Research into the preparedness of UK medical graduates for medical practice, and to understand more ...
Author(s)
Illing, J et al
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market | Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Employer demand and requirements | Workforce planning and development
Date
28/02/2013
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Futuretrack: part-time higher education. Students: the impact of part-time learning two years after graduation
Abstract
A follow-up survey of UK domiciled part-time undergraduates to find out how they have progressed sin...
Author(s)
Callender, C and Wilkinson, D
Theme(s)
Graduate labour market
Subtheme(s)
Graduate earnings, careers and destinations
Date
07/02/2013
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