Research and Impact at The Brilliant Club operates in three ways.

a decorative image of a star 1. Programmes Evaluation

We conduct internal evaluations and commission external evaluations of the charity’s programmes. Our evaluations include randomised controlled trials and matched-control group analysis.

You can read more about our programmatic evaluation work by pressing the button below.

A pencil and a protractor 2. Brilliant Consulting

We provide evaluation support to organisations that are working to increase social mobility through education, including those focusing on access and success in higher education and community-based programmes.

Our services cover a range of activities designed to empower organisations so that they fully understand the impact their work has on student outcomes. You can read more about our consultancy work via the button below.

an image of a computer screen 3. Dissemination

We publish research blogs, case studies, and reports on key student access and success topics.

Our latest blogs have examined the post-qualification admissions debate and how to facilitate successful transitions to university following the pandemic. 

You can find more research publications by clicking the button below.