Teenagers who are given unconditional university offers are more likely to drop out, new figures show.
UK universities are “a product of colonialism” and action is still needed to challenge “racist structures” in institutions, students have warned.
Stormzy has branded a rise in the number of black students at Cambridge University “amazing” as he played down his role in the hike.
More black students are being admitted to Cambridge University, figures from the prestigious institution show.
Universities still need to do more to tackle harassment and hate crime on campus, a report has found.
The proportion of young adults going to university has risen above 50% for the first time.
Universities have been warned they must “up their game” and help disadvantaged students as new data reveals the wide gulf in pupils’ chances studying for a degree.
Universities must stop making unconditional offers to students with strings attached, the Education Secretary has said.
England’s top universities have been warned they could face sanctions, including seeing their tuition fees cut, if they do not do more to improve access for disadvantaged youngsters.
A record proportion of students starting at Cambridge University this autumn went to state schools, figures show.
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The invention of the television, improved rugby scrumming technique and the living wage have been named among a list of the top breakthroughs by UK universities.
The universities minister has backed digital tools that create a “GoCompare” for students and may lead to the end of poor value courses.
A hacking group linked to Iran may have targeted British universities as part of a campaign to steal student credentials, cyber security experts have said.