Next Steps – annual update 2019

You and your fellow Next Steps study members will soon receive your copy of our annual study update.

This year’s mailing fills you in on some of the latest research using Next Steps.

What’s in the 2019 update?

Our 2019 update includes some new findings about:

  • educational aspirations of young English Muslims
  • being ‘first in the family’ to go to university
  • future of physics and gamer girls
  • academic self-belief and academic achievement. 

You can read up on this research in your copy of the 2019 study update. An online version is also available from the resources page of our website.

We can only fit so much into our annual updates, but it you’d like to find out about research using Next Steps, take a look at our news page.

Update your contact details

We’d also like you to confirm or update your personal details by going online at We may also ask you some additional questions.

To access the questions you will need to enter your unique ID (a 6 letter code) and your date of birth. You’ll find your unique ID in the letter we sent to you. If you provided us with an email address, you will also receive this via email.

Completing the questions should only take 5-10 minutes. See more in the Next Steps Update 2019 FAQs.

You can also update your personal details by completing our online contact form, or by contacting us on Freephone 0800 977 4566 or