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YCEDE Launch – Principal Hotel, May 2022

Thank you to everyone who came to the YCEDE launch event on the 26th May 2022 – we had an incredible time! We owe a huge debt of gratitude to our amazing speakers and panellists who travelled to join us for our launch. Also, we’d like to thank our postgraduate students for giving up their time to provide a unique …

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University consortium tackles inequalities in access to PhD study

Universities from across Yorkshire have come together to improve access to doctoral study for graduates from Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds. Read the full article here: https://www.york.ac.uk/news-and-events/news/2022/community/bame-phd-students-yorkshire-consortium/ The Yorkshire Consortium for Equity in Doctoral Education, led by the University of York and including the Universities of Leeds, Bradford, Sheffield, and Sheffield Hallam, seeks to minimise any disadvantages experienced …

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OfS and Research England Announcement

OfS and Research England Announcement on 13 new projects will attempt to tackle persistent inequalities that create barriers for black, Asian and minority ethnic students to access and take part in postgraduate research (PGR)