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Diverse backgrounds

Please let us know whether you think your university does enough to attract and cater for students from a diverse range of backgrounds?

2016

"Yes, there is a specially provided chaplaincy for every religion."
"Brookes is very diverse. It does a lot to help people from a wide range of backgrounds."
"There are many international students and all kinds of help and support for them. It's a very multicultural society."
"There are opportunities for lots of placement years abroad and a range of different societies to accommodate all."
"The university is really friendly and has many staff from a diverse range of backgrounds, which makes it helpful and easier for international students to adapt to the surroundings. You will feel like it is a second home to you in just a week."
"Yes, of course. I myself am in the ASEAN society that consists of mainly South East Asian students but everyone is still welcome to join. Brookes University has allowed students of different diversities to form a society to promote cultural awareness among one another."
"The university is open to everyone with no one discriminated against. The university contains a lift for those unable to manage stairs."
"There is a good blend of cultures but the university needs to do more to cater for their needs, especially after induction."
"My flat has a mix of races and religions (and there are only four of us). We all have different religions, political views, personal preferences and household incomes. We all come from different parts of the UK and all do different courses. So our student population is very diverse."
"Very diverse with plenty of international students."


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