Contextualised admissions – how it works in practice

The use of contextual information and data in admissions can be an effective tool in identifying applicants with the greatest potential to succeed in higher education. We asked four higher education providers how contextualised admissions works in practice.

Contextualised admissions – how it works in practice

Universities and colleges can use contextual information and data to identify applicants who deserve additional consideration in the admissions process. In this series of articles, we aim to dispel the myths around contextualised admissions, and encourage more students to make aspirational applications to higher education.