Research and analysis

Student finance: the impact on university participation

BIS research paper number 11.


The impact of higher education finance on university participation in the UK

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This report estimates the separate impacts of upfront fees, grants and maintenance loans on UK higher education participation. It uses the data panel element of the labour force survey for 1992 to 2007. The report looks at the implications of these results on UK higher education policy.

Published 11 October 2010