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Social mobility does not depend on attending university, says minister

6 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Michelle Donelan says English higher education not necessarily ‘best route' to achieve success The universities minister has intensified her attack on the higher education sector in England, warning that “true social mobility” is not about increasing the number of disadvantaged students going to university but about their outcomes. Michelle Donelan told MPs on the education select committee “it doesn't matter about looking at which groups don't get to university”, and said higher education “is not necessarily the best route to get to where you want to go in life”.
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