The system of higher tuition fees introduced by the government with the aim of saving money is likely to cost more in the longer term, a new report has warned.
Scottish Labour Johann Lamont leader said Scotland may need to look again at its policy of free university tuition.
With a week until the deadline for students to submit their application for university, a third of Britain’s universities still have places to fill, supporting the prediction that a massive hike in tuition fees would deter students from going to University. In the Russell Group, made up of 24 of the country’s best universities, 7 [...]
It is the continuing duty of the Left in the UK to champion the value that we should place to education.
The government has got it totally wrong on higher education funding – it’s time for Labour to propose an alternative.
According to the latest EU statistics, the UK ranks a lowly 18th place when it comes to people with at least an upper secondary education (equivalent to A-levels) The UK should be at the top of the table when it comes to education.
Sally Hunt examines UCAS’s latest round of figures for university applications, and asks what they mean for the future of British higher education
Alex Hern looks ahead to 2012 and what the year holds for students in Britain.
As thousands of students march on London, Laura McInerney reports on the positives and negatives of the UCAS consultation document, which provides a glimmer of hope.