Resources

Category: Higher education

Access to HE for young refugees and asylum seekers: training for practitioners

Come and learn how to support young people to reach university
9 Sep 2020

University scholarships for asylum seekers

Find out more about university scholarships for asylum seekers who are unable to access student finance
15 Apr 2020

University for asylum seekers and refugees

Here's everything you need to know if you want to find out how to get to university as an asylum seeker or refugee
8 Jan 2020

Refugee access to higher education in low-resource environments: research study

Working in partnership with Jigsaw Consult, we have recently completed a year-long study that contributes to forming a better understanding of how higher education can be provided effectively to refugees in low-resource environments.

1 Dec 2016

NHS Bursaries: Increasing access to HE for asylum seekers and those with Limited Leave to Remain

This briefing has been produced by in partnership with Article 26. The document outlines the different rights and entitlements for people with Refugee Status, those with temporary status and asylum seekers awaiting a decision on their application for status, specifically in relation to the feasibility of their studying on an NHS degree programme. 

1 Feb 2015

Thinking Ahead to Higher Education toolkit

RSN's 'Thinking ahead about higher education' toolkit brings together all the expertise and experience we have built up through this programme. Full of useful information and practical guidance, we hope it will enable young asylum seekers, refugees and other migrants to plan their progression into higher education and that it will be a useful reference tool for their teachers, careers advisors and support workers.

1 Jan 2014

"I just want to study": access to higher education for young refugees and asylum seekers

RSN's report "I just want to study" shows the extent of the barriers faced by young asylum seekers and refugees trying to access university. Launched in 2012, "I just want to study" highlights the fact that while education for young people in countries such as Afghanistan and Iraq is seen as a priority for the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), when these young people come to the UK they are excluded from higher education.

1 Dec 2012
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