Articles from HEPI

Better assessment impresses students but COVID 19 impacts their overall perceptions of value for money

Students are working harder, in smaller classes with more contact hours  A significant and positive shift in student’s experience of assessment and feedback is a standout finding from this year’s annual Student Academic Experience Survey (SAES) published today (11 Jun) by @AdvanceHE and the Higher Education Policy Institute (@HEPI_news).

Civic Responsibility: Day One of the fifth Buckingham Festival of HE

Sponsored by @Pearson and held in partnership with the Higher Education Policy Institute (@HEPI_news), the fifth University of Buckingham HE Festival was kicked off by former Education Minister @JoJohnsonUK who described scepticism about higher education among MPs as 'the new Euroscepticism on the Conservative benches'.

Universities should redouble their engagement with China while reaffirming their commitment to free intellectual enquiry

New @HEPI_news report on China - UK Universities and China - Universities should redouble their engagement with China while reaffirming their commitment to free intellectual enquiry

New HEPI poll finds students want better communication about the next academic year, but have realistic expectations of what is to come

@HEPI_news - The Higher Education Policy Institute has worked with @YouthSight on a poll of over 1,000 full-time undergraduate students to see how the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting them. This follows on from our previous polling, undertaken at the start of the crisis, allowing comparisons over time to be made. The new polling also covers some extra topics about the coming academic year.

SECTOR RESPONSE TO HEPI INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS RESEARCH

UK universities punch well above their weight when it comes to attracting students from overseas. 

Landmark report on the last decade of UK postgraduate education provides an indication of what is to come after Covid-19

Produced with the kind support of the @BritishLibrary the Higher Education Policy Institute (@HEPI_news) is publishing a landmark report, Postgraduate Education in the UK (HEPI Analytical Report 1) by Dr Ginevra House.

Students more anxious than excited about starting their careers, despite confidence they will find work

Skills and experiences of graduates ‘crucial’ for finding employment The Higher Education Policy Institute has published new research about students’ views on starting their careers, Open for business? Students’ views on entering the labour market (Policy Note 22).

Our universities need proper support in the months ahead

Responding to the new report by London Economics @LSEnews and @UCU about the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on university finances It is great to see UCU and London Economics collaborating on such a detailed and important piece of work, which is based in part on some pre-crisis work undertaken for HEPI and Kaplan.

Does the UK still have a single higher education sector?

The Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) has used evidence from nearly 60,000 full-time undergraduate students across the UK to answer the question of whether there is still a single UK higher education sector.

A third of applicants feel less confident they will get into their chosen university since the Coronavirus pandemic

@HEPI_news poll: University applicants need “support and safety nets” University applicants need “support and safety nets” to ensure they are not further disadvantaged by the coronavirus crisis, said the University and College Union (UCU) today (Tuesday).

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