25 August 2016
GCSE results 2016
Congratulations to everyone receiving their GCSE results today. We hope students got the grades they wanted and are now thinking carefully about the next steps in their education.
09 June 2016
UCAS admissions data
New analysis from UCAS finds no evidence of bias in the admissions system.
16 May 2016
Higher Education white paper and Bill
We share the Government’s desire to strengthen the UK’s world-class higher education and research system.
12 May 2016
OFFA monitoring report
Good progress on improving access has been made but we are far from complacent and will spend £243 million next year on outreach and financial support.
17 April 2016
Hundreds of teachers will be given the tools to help their pupils go to Russell Group universities at conferences over the next fortnight.
15 April 2016
Incorrect claim by the Government
New figures find that young black men are, in fact, more than twice as likely to be studying at a Russell Group university than in prison.
15 April 2016
Recent academic article
We have responded to a recent article by Dr Vikki Boliver about one of our publications.
13 April 2016
New research from the Institute of Fiscal Studies has demonstrated the significant earnings premium for graduates of Russell Group universities.
04 March 2016
Grant letter and research allocations
The Russell Group has commented on the HEFCE grant letter and BIS allocations for research funding
31 January 2016
There have been significant increases in the numbers of black and minority ethnic students going to our universities over the last five years. But we will carry on working with schools, pupils and teachers to ensure this trend continues.