John Denham is right about two things: we need more diverse higher education provision and we need to reassess the value for money of higher education.
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Refusing to do away with loans and pussyfooting around business contributions are not the ingredients for a winning Higher Education system.
TweetJill Rutter writes on migration issues and from 2001-2006 was a senior lecturer in education at London Metropolitan University On Friday 21st September lawyers representing London Metropolitan University will challenge the decision of the UK Border Agency to revoke its Highly Trusted Sponsor. This decision prevented it from recruiting students from outside the European Union […]
The government needs to recognise the economic returns from investing in A-levels and degree courses, writes UCU general secretary Sally Hunt.
Sally Hunt shows the extent to which subject choice has shrunk in the UK as a result of government policy and rhetoric on HE.
Young people are having to choose whether to eat or travel to college thanks to the government’s “disastrous” decision to axe education maintenance allowance.
Sally Hunt examines UCAS’s latest round of figures for university applications, and asks what they mean for the future of British higher education
In his State of the Union address last night, President Obama made a strong defence of the importance of higher education, writes Sally Hunt.
Alex Hern looks ahead to 2012 and what the year holds for students in Britain.
Annual public spending on university teaching and research in England will fall to its lowest proportion in over a century.