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Mike Nicholson has been appointed to replace Jon Beard as the new Deputy Head of Education Services (Admissions and Participation).

Mike will provide leadership and strategic direction to policy development and service delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate outreach, access, recruitment, admissions services and participation. He will be responsible for Undergraduate Admissions and Data Services (ADS), the Student Recruitment and Marketing team, Widening Participation team, Postgraduate Admissions Office, Student Funding Office and Foundation Year team, and will work closely with the Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learnign (CCTL) and others on supporting delivery of the commitments made in the Access and Participation Plan.

Mike joins us from the University of Bath where he is currently Director of Undergraduate Admissions and Outreach, and brings a wealth of experience from this role as well from his roles as director of admissions at both Oxford and Essex. He takes up the post on 1 October 2021.


16 July 2021