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Refugees and Improving Access to Higher Education

How can we facilitate access of refugees and asylum-seekers to higher education? This page includes discussion of the issues relating to access to Higher Education for refugees and asylum seekers.



Refugees and Access to Higher Education: Current Problems

In this session, we discuss current access of refugees to higher education, the problems they face and what universities can do to facilitate refugee access to higher education with Dan Webb from Refugee Education and students from refugee backgrounds (June 2021).




Information and training for admissions and outreach staff

Refugee Education delivered a one hour information and training session regarding the challenges forced migrants face when considering Higher Education in the UK, and how the University of Cambridge can consider addressing these (Sept. 2021).



See also for global access:

Access to Higher Education for Refugees and Asylum Seekers in Malaysia (November 2021)

United Nations: Refugees in Higher Education