NEC & OU campaign to widen access to higher education
In response to a 50% decline in the number of students aged over 21 entering in to higher education in the last 10 years, the Open University and NEC have committed to working together to identify what holds adult learners back and how best to remove those barriers. Read more...
We know there's no lack of ambition to study at higher level among adults aged 18+. Of the thousands of students who enrol with NEC, 56% say their motivation for studying is to go on to further or higher education. So what’s going wrong and how do we reverse the decline in mature student numbers? NEC marketing intern Rea offers some suggestions in our latest NEC Blog. Read more...
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