How well do you know your students?

Listening to views and acting to improve
Prior to the Whatuni Student Choice Awards, the Hotcourses Group hosted their annual higher education conference to explore the latest findings from the reviews collected for the awards. Throughout the day we explored what teaching excellence and student satisfaction means, and how universities can market it successfully.

How well do you know your students?

Listening to views and acting to improve
Prior to the Whatuni Student Choice Awards, the Hotcourses Group will host their annual higher education conference to explore the latest findings from the reviews collected for the awards. Throughout the day we will explore what teaching excellence and student satisfaction means, and how universities can market it successfully.

Key themes

  • Understand the latest national initiatives to student experience and teaching excellence
  • Hear about strategies to listen to, and improve experience for your students
  • Consider the role of marketing to both attract, and deliver an excellent experience

Conference Speakers

Douglas Blackstock, Chief Executive, Quality Assurance Agency
Professor Paul Ashwin, Professor of Higher Education, Lancaster University
Mark Leach, Editor, Wonkhe
Jim Dickinson, Chief Executive, Union of UEA Students
Emma Leech, Director of Marketing and Advancement, Loughborough University

Many thanks to our sponsors for the insights day this year. During the session ‘Using data to inform your marketing’ both sponsors presented their own research, and findings.