YouthSight research on early student experience featured in Times Higher Education

Posted on 5th September 2014 by Youth

thearticleYouthSight’s recent poll on 10,300 British students was featured twice, exclusively in the Times Higher Education (THE).

The poll quizzed students about their satisfaction with their university in the first four weeks of term, to explore the impact of ‘first impressions’ on student dropout rates.

Those universities which nurtured a more positive first impressions in their undergraduates were more likely to have higher retention rates.

The University of Cambridge, University of Oxford and University of St Andrews respectively, topped the list of universities which were scored as having the best early student experience.

To read the full article as posted on THE, please click here, or click here to view the top 20 universities rated as having an excellent early student experience.

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