Call for outreach to BME students


by Nadeem Badshah UNIVERSITIES URGED TO DO MORE FOR DIVERSITY Top universities must do more to attract students from different backgrounds after a damning report highlighted a lack of “ethnic mixing”. Ethnic minority undergraduates are more likely to attend new universities in big cities while white students tend to go to mainly white institutions, the study claimed. Black and Asian students are not spread evenly, with most of them in multicultural areas, according to the findings, by the University of Bath. And almost two-thirds of British Bangladeshis go to a small number of “super-diverse” London universities, with racism fears and…

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