Skip to main content

Bursaries fail to bridge the gap

Generous bursaries, usually offered by the most selective universities, are failing to attract poorer students, according to a study by the Office for Fair Access (Offa). It found young people from disadvantaged backgrounds were not influenced in their choice by the size of a bursary.

Log in or register for FREE to continue reading.

It only takes a moment and you'll get access to more news, plus courses, jobs and teaching resources tailored to you