Five Tips to Enhance Students' Experience in your Institution

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Last week, we discussed on Experiential Learning Contributes to better Learning Experiences. We discussed on how concept of experiential learning has been thrown around quite frequently of late. It’s a growing trend in the teaching process that more and more schools have begun adopting. I hope you find it interesting.

This week, we want to talk on 5 Tips to Enhance Students' Experience in your Institution.

 

Delightful students’ experience should always be high on the agenda of any educational establishment.

 

Word of mouth plays a big part in the marketing of any product and education is not different. If students don’t have a positive and enjoyable experience, which they believe meets their needs and offers value for money, a college or university is likely to notice a fall in number of applicants while its reputation declines.

 

Tip 1: Clarify roles of engagement

The new fee structure for university students has ignited debate about their role in quality enhancement: are students best viewed as customers, clients, partners or all of these?

 

I believe students need a voice and how they can use it to its best. When we the set up for students’ engagement in some institutions were reviewed, a multitude of opportunities for students which would allow them to enhance their university experience were found, but there was a need for effective communications to signpost and explain those opportunities. You need to make it as easy as possible for your students to be engaged. Click to Read More

You can also read our previous tips from HERE

 

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 Thank you.

 

Prof.  O. M. Arigbede

Director, Centre for Innovation and Strategy in Learning and Teaching