Part 1 Introduction

  • context of the paper
  • background statistics about muslims: Muslims represent around 16% of the UK domiciled student body (MRN), despite being only 4.8% of the UK population (MCB, British Muslims in Numbers, 2015), and 8.1% of the school-age population (MCB, British Muslims in Numbers, 2015). Muslims also represent 1.6% of all university staff (AdvanceHE, Table 6.5, Equality in HE Staff Data Tables)

1.1 About this research paper

  • why this study is important
  • structure of the paper
  • main findings

1.2 About MRN

  • mission and vision
  • how the paper furthers the aim of MRN