Leading Accountancy Firms Commission Bridge Group Research

The Bridge Group has been commissioned by Access Accountancy to deliver ground-breaking data analysis, which will enable a better understanding of the socio-economic diversity of the sector, the impact of work experience, and how firms and professional bodies collate and use information about the socio-economic background of applicants and employees.…

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Bridge Group Features in Social Mobility Commission Report

Research from the Bridge Group is  featured in the latest “State of the Nation” report from the Social Mobility Commission. The Social Mobility Commission monitors progress towards improving social mobility in the UK, and promotes social mobility in England. It is an advisory non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Cabinet Office, the Department for…

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UPP Foundation Awards Research Grant to the Bridge Group

The Bridge Group has been awarded a grant from the UPP Foundation to to build knowledge and understanding of effective policy and practice in careers services supporting students from less advantaged backgrounds, as well as improving communication between careers services teams and employers. Dr Paul Marshall, Chair of the Board of…

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Bridge Group Features in National Policy Report on Social Mobility

The Bridge Group’s research has been extensively referenced in today’s report from UUK on social mobility. The report reflects the work of an advisory group which brought together universities, employers, schools, colleges and education charities. The group looked at ways of improving education and career outcomes for students from disadvantaged…

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