UCL Faculty of Life Sciences


Profiles and stories

Hear what people involved in EDI have to say – and take a closer look at some of our projects.
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BAME university award gap may be due to exams, not coursework

The gap in university marks awarded between white and minority ethnic students in the UK may be due to exam scores and not coursework – according to an analysis of cell biology courses led by a UCL researcher. 

Afia Ali

EDI voices: BAME Awarding Gap Lead for UCL Life Sciences Afia B. Ali

Associate Professor Afia Ali shares her experience of working on equality and diversity at UCL over the last decade – and says she thinks it’s everyone’s responsibility.