Beyond access to HE: Widening Access initiatives and student retention in Scotland
AQMeN research briefing 9 - Beyond Access to HE: widening access initiatives and student retention in Scotland.
The chances of dropping out from higher educaton (HE) in Scotland are significantly higher for students from less advantaged social backgrounds.
In this research briefing, Dr Gitit Kadar-Satat and Professor Cristina Iannelli explore the social gap in student retention in Scotland, the impact of existing widening participation policies and the measures that may help to reduce dropout rates in HE.
Find out more about this Scottish Funding Council-funded project.
View the briefing paper in full at the link below.