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Economist ‘gobsmacked’ by Australia’s uncapping of fees

Architect of Australia’s HECS says change will leave universities free to raise charges far above the cost of teaching students

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The week in higher education - 24 July 2014 Subscription

A senior Aids researcher killed aboard Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 has been praised for his “tireless efforts towards defeating the disease”, the Independent on Sunday reported on 19 July

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The Leicester legacy that Bob Burgess built

Departing vice-chancellor’s 15 years on the job helped to cement a Midlands university’s reputation

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Secondary affiliations lift King Abdulaziz University in rankings Subscription

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Highly cited researchers’ other roles help to elevate Saudi university

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Japan is still the number one nation but the balance of power is shifting as Beijing increases research funding

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