News and insight
Using Census data to derive a new area-based measure of deprivation - Summary
New working paper provides further analysis of HESA's new measure of disadvantage.
The last Student and Student Alternative collections: making way for 22056
7 November 2022 marks the end of an era in our data collection history: the sign-off date of the last Student and Student Alternative records as we know them.Blog
Survey reveals better quality jobs align with higher wellbeing
Graduates who are more positive about the design and nature of the work they do are more likely to be happy, as well as to report their life to be worthwhile and satisfying.
Graduate wellbeing: How does the design and nature of work relate to life evaluations and present emotions?
In this insight, HESA researchers explore whether there are any differences in how a particular aspect of employment quality is associated with various measures of wellbeing.
How can statistics support the education sector in its aim to cut carbon emissions?
What data analysis would support better understanding of the challenges faced and the contributions made by the sector in the race to Net Zero?Blog
Jisc and HESA confirm merger
The two tertiary education sector bodies officially join forces from 4 October 2022.
The last legacy return and transition to the 22056 Student collection
As the autumn approaches, you are submitting your final (legacy) Student/Student Alternative returns. As we look ahead to the first 22056 (Data Futures) Student return, we want to share some reminders and tips.Blog
Survey indicates that we really are happier at the weekend
Asked about present emotions in the Graduate Outcomes survey, graduates surveyed on Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays were more likely to say that they had been happy the day before.
Ready for the weekend? How data relating to the Graduate Outcomes survey process can be used in assessing the validity of subjective wellbeing information
In this insight, HESA researchers examine the association between the day of the week the Graduate Outcomes survey was submitted and different measures of wellbeing.
Queen Elizabeth II
This is a profoundly sad moment for our country as we mourn the loss of a monarch who gave such extraordinary service to the people of the UK and Commonwealth.
HESA will continue to operate data collection and other services for HE providers during the period of national mourning.