Five most-read summaries in March
Student expectations and perceptions of higher education
Study exploring the issues affecting student expectations and perceptions regarding the quality of their learning experience and the academic standards of their programmes of study.
The international branch campus - models and trends
Eighty-two branch campuses based in 36 countries are identified; of these 50% have been opened since 2000. Details of the levels and subjects offered and the funding models used are provided.
Understanding student satisfaction and dissatisfaction: an interpretive study in the UK higher education context
Study exploring student satisfaction and dissatisfaction in two business schools to identify the primary determinants of quality within higher education.
How should we measure higher education? A fundamental review of the Performance Indicators
A review of the rationale, purpose and policy drivers for the UK Performance Indicators, their usage and users, and whether they are still fit for purpose.
Trends in young participation by student background and selectivity of institution
Trends in participation of 18 and 19 year olds in higher education institutions in England between the academic years 1998-99 to 2011-12. Read more...