Figures from the Higher Education Statistics Agency show that the proportion of state-educated pupils at UK universities has fallen for the first time in eight years
Among many initiatives at the event, held at Birmingham's NEC, was a move to increase diversity in the sector
Birmingham City University’s Chancellor, much-loved entertainer Sir Lenny Henry, talks diversity in HE, his love of Birmingham, and learning later in life
Nearly three quarters of London students entering higher education by 2030 to be from black and minority ethnic backgrounds
Maintaining diversity is key to delivering education with a global outlook, says Sommet Education’s Dr Pierre Ihmle in an exclusive interview with University Business
Elizabeth James offers a spotlight on research profiles and issues in recruiting diverse leadership candidates
Director at Echo360 Linda Storey things lecture-capture could be the key to engaging, retaining and widening student participation
What can we do to improve diversity across these two influential sectors?
Top universities need to do more to encourage black and minority ethnic students to take up prestigious courses, new University of Bath study finds
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