Education and Social Stratification projects

Here you will find details of the individual projects and areas of focus from the Education and Social Stratification research programme. You can also view media coverage related to this research here.

Inequalities in fields of study

Social inequalities in graduates’ labour market outcomes

Education, civic values and civic participation

School subject choices and social inequalities in higher education entry and labour market outcomes

Education systems and labour market pathways

The effects of family economic, social and cultural capital and neighbourhood on educational outcomes

Employment inequalities and labour market trajectories in 11 European countries before and during the 2008 financial crisis

Beyond access to HE: Widening Access initiatives and student retention in Scotland

Social inequalities in higher education retention