Youth Culture,Politics,Press & Events,

Tomorrow’s leaders reject Brexit; the Government’s handling of it & Labour’s position on it

Student Opposition to Brexit Grows

Politics,Press & Events

Over two-thirds (68%) of students now back Labour, but most of them think Labour (55%) and Jeremy Corbyn (58%) back Remain.

Over 68% of Students Back Labour - Student Voting Intentions + Brexit [HEPI Policy Note 4]

Politics,Press & Events,

Last week, HEPI and YouthSight polled over 1,000 full-time undergraduate students entitled to vote in the 2017 General Election.

Students Support Labour & Jeremy Corbyn But Don’t Trust Them On Student Fees, According To A Major HEPI / YouthSight Pre-election Poll

Politics,Press & Events

Open Britain - Poll on Students and Brexit Regret

Open Britain - Poll on Students and Brexit Regret

Open Britain commissioned YouthSight to conduct a poll of UK students to see how they voted in the EU referendum, determine levels of regret in relation to the vote and understand how students would like to see Brexit proceed from this point onward. 

Youth Culture,Higher Education,Politics

Topline Findings On UK Students & Brexit - Registration, Turnout and Post-Referendum Blues

Topline Findings On UK Students & Brexit - Registration, Turnout and Post-Referendum Blues

Students in the UK turned out in large numbers to vote in the EU referendum but have to live with a result that they feel very negatively about.

Youth Culture,Higher Education,Politics

Video: How Do EU Students Feel Post Brexit?

Video: How Do EU Students Feel Post Brexit?

Brexit delivered a huge shock to the UK's 124,000 EU students. They've received reassurances, but we wanted to learn how they are actually feeling -

Politics,Press & Events

YS IN THE PRESS: Independent, Financial Times and T.H.E report Student EU Referendum Data

YS IN THE PRESS: Independent, Financial Times and T.H.E report Student EU Referendum Data

YouthSight's recent piece of research with Universities UK quizzed students about the EU referendum. The research has been featured in the Independent, BBC News, Times Higher Education, Financial Times, CITY A.M., Daily Express and many more.

Politics,Press & Events

Students unaware of EU referendum date and many registered at wrong address – new poll

Students unaware of EU referendum date and many registered at wrong address – new poll

Over half of British university students do not know when the EU referendum is taking place, according to a new poll published today.

Politics,Press & Events

Our Student Vote polling featured widely in the press after major HEPI report

Our Student Vote polling featured widely in the press after major HEPI report

Since 2004, YouthSight has conducted over 100 polls of the Student Vote, providing a data series that gives a powerful and unique picture of voting intentions and party preference among this important constituency.

Politics

Student Vote - Labour dominates. UKIP & Lib Dems rejected

Student Vote - Labour dominates. UKIP & Lib Dems rejected

Student Vote and Party Preference Exit Poll May 2015 Exit poll headlines We ran our own ‘exit poll’ immediately after the May 2015 General Election As predicted, Labour is the leading party for students The Greens take 13% of the vote, a good result, however less than predicted UKIP holds very little appeal for students The Lib Dems were soundly rejected by students; 7% supported them in 2015 compared to 50% planned support for 2010 election Changes to student voter registration saw 60% of students voting in their home constituency – a major change since 2010 Student turnout of 69%, higher than general electorate which was 66% turnout YouthSight, along with most of the UK’s polling industry will be looking with great interest at the recommendations from the British Polling Council’s enquiry.  

Politics

Student vote - Labour remain the first choice party for students

Student vote - Labour remain the first choice party for students

Student Vote and Party Preference April 2015 - UPDATE

Politics

Student vote - Conservatives back in second. Green Party down 15 points

Student vote - Conservatives back in second. Green Party down 15 points

Student Vote and Party Preference April 2015 Research Highlights

Politics,Press & Events

YouthSight in the news - The Prospect - Lib Dem vote plummets

YouthSight in the news - The Prospect - Lib Dem vote plummets

YouthSight's February 2015 student polling data has been recently featured in The Prospect.

Politics,Press & Events

YouthSight in the news - UK Polling Report - Our data featured

YouthSight in the news - UK Polling Report - Our data featured

YouthSight's February 2015 student polling data has been recently featured in The UK Polling Report.