qualitative and
quantitative research

NFER’s widely respected research evaluations inform educational policy and provide sound evidence in education debates and national reviews.

Our clients range from independent trusts, foundations and professional bodies to central and local government. Robust quantitative analysis and compelling narratives offer the knowledge and insight necessary for making informed decisions.

Our methodologies and practices are constantly updated so that our research benefits from the latest knowledge and ideas.

Our work ranges from pure research covering curricular areas, educational and social issues to evaluating the value for money, impact or effectiveness of organisations or initiatives and providing support to those working in education, children’s services, social care and health in evaluating the impact and value of their work.

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