Tag Archives: higher Education Funding

Does the quality of university teaching justify higher fees? (updated)

16 May

Does the quality of university teaching justify higher fees? (updated)

BIS Green Paper ‘Fulfilling our Potential: Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice’ proposes allowing high-performing universities to increase student fees (Nov. 2015) Update: ‘Higher education: success as a knowledge economy’ White Paper (May 2016)

The tuition fees debate

8 Jan

The tuition fees debate

By Ian Toone, Principal Officer (Education)

Do we have too many universities?

31 Jul

Do we have too many universities?

Have your say and vote in the poll

Universities: cause for complaint?

4 Jun

Universities: cause for complaint?

More than 20,000 students complained to their universities last year, while A N Wilson argues that “a university education is priceless”.

Bring back polytechnics? (updated)

10 Jun

Bring back polytechnics? (updated)

Should the government bring back ‘polytechnics’?