Dr Pallavi Amitava Banerjee
Senior Lecturer


Pallavi is an accredited researcher of the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) and the Administrative Data Research Network (ADRN).

Her research interests are in the areas of widening participation, robust evaluation of educational programmes for effectiveness and higher education. She contributes to the research evidence base for improvement of education policy and practice by making use of national datasets. 

She is working on three research projects at the moment. One of these is funded by the ESRC and evaluates the fairness of admissions in the UK higher education (HE) sector. The other project funded by HEFCE addresses issues with tackling barriers during the transition to HE. The third project funded by OFFA, looks at effective evaluation of the impact of outreach interventions on access to higher education.

Information for prospective doctoral students

Pallavi is interested in working with doctoral researchers in areas relating to equity and effectiveness in education, stratification, and patterns, educational outcomes in schools as well as higher education and widening participation. 


Research group links

Contact details

Internal tel4778
Tel+44 (0) 1392 724778
AddressNorth Cloisters
University of Exeter
St Luke's Campus
Heavitree Road

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