The determinants of international demand for UK higher education

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Author: Conlon, Gavan; Ladher, Rohit; Halterbeck, Maike


London Economics were commissioned by the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) and Kaplan International Pathways (Kaplan) to undertake an analysis of the determinants of overseas demand for UK higher education. The analysis was undertaken at undergraduate and postgraduate level separately, though the results are more robust at the undergraduate level. Using a range of data on UK higher education enrolments from 2003/04 to 2014/15 from 189 countries, the analysis indicates that there are a range of factors that determine demand for UK higher education. These include domestic factors,...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Higher education; International education; Participation; Finance; Policy; Research

Keywords: Financial aspects; Policy implications; Enrolment; Comparative analysis

Geographic subjects: Great Britain; Europe

Published: Oxford, England: Higher Education Policy Institute, 2017

Physical description: 56 p.

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Series: HEPI report; no. 91

ISBN: 9781908240224

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 127.895

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