Mobilising family support: implications for the academic resilience of international students

Date:Nov 2017
Topic(s): Student experience, Wellbeing
Type(s): UKCISA Grants, Research, Funded in 2016-17
The Sheffield Hallam University research funded by the UKCISA grants scheme  fills a gap in our understanding of the international student experience with its focus on family relationships. It highlights the fact that closeness is not always a positive and distance is not always a negative and explores the many ways in which international students are impacted by their individual family relationships during their time in the UK.