External Relations

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Nick Orchard

Primary and Partnerships Manager, Faculty of Registrars


Expertise Summary

The Widening Participation Team leads the University's work to engage learners from less advantaged backgrounds in education and support their progression to higher education, including the University of Nottingham. The Team delivers over 80,000 places on more than 3,400 outreach activities each year. We support measures across the student lifecycle relating to admissions, success, financial support and progression.

The Primary and Partnerships team develop and manage a programme of projects and activities for primary schools and for the families of primary school-age children. as well as facilitating the University's relationship with external partners, such as Into University.