By 2015, the coalition will have landed another right hook on the collective jawbone of students and graduates with the planned privatisation of student debt.
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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.
The expansion in student numbers may in the end result in less generous terms for future graduates.
Selling-off the loan book would be the government’s most outrageous attack on students yet, so why aren’t we more concerned?
It shouldn’t be left up to ordinary students to organise against the privatisation of the student loan book. We both need and deserve better from NUS.
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.
TweetWith 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.