10 Dec 2012
With the rise in tuition fees, many of us are asking ourselves exactly what young people's expectations are in regard to the student experience are, and whether the UK higher education (UKHE) sector is becoming - for better or for worse – more…
04 Dec 2012
The University of Chester has won the “Most Improved Student Experience” at this year’s Times Higher Education (THE) Awards. The winner of this category is determined by research undertaken by YouthSight and based on the views of over 12,000…
08 Nov 2012
How Can Universities Reduce Dissatisfaction & Improve Retention Among 1st Year Students? | HE Research Snippet #2
The 2012/13 batch of fresh-faced first year students are now just over a month into university life. Many will already be reflecting on how their early university
26 Sep 2012
Ofsted, the organisation responsible for inspecting and regulating further education and skills providers in England, launched its revised Common Inspection Framework in September 2012 following extensive consultation with key stakeholder groups.…
25 Sep 2012
Last year we distributed a free research paper on parental involvement in university open days, 2008/09 to 2010/11. We asked if the rise in helicopter parenting and the consumerisation of HE had
14 Sep 2012
Which? launches new free independent website aimed at helping prospective students choose the right course and university.
09 May 2012
The latest data from our Higher Expectations survey is released.
15 Feb 2012
How have higher tuition fees affected the decision-making process of applicants?
15 Nov 2011
Open days are one of the most important marketing channels available for universities. They present a unique opportunity for HEIs to present themselves in a way that is untrammelled and unedited by third parties. Our new press release on the…
19 Sep 2011
Research carried out by OpinionPanel in 2006 about how students were taught creationism in school was cited in The Guardian in an article on demands for tougher guidelines on teaching.
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