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In brief...Mismatched students and universities


Higher education has long been thought of as a tool to equalise opportunities. But according to research by Gill Wyness and colleagues, if we really want to improve the life chances of disadvantaged students, we need to pay much more attention to the types of universities and subjects in which they enrol.


Gill Wyness

2 March 2020     Paper Number CEPCP573

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