More than 70 universities and colleges will share £200 million to boost teaching facilities in science, technology, engineering and maths
Move follows survey highlighting gulf between social classes on guidance
Universities need to do more to “bring to life” their student charters, which set out what students can expect of their higher education experience
Police drew a taser and used CS spray at a student protest at the University of Warwick, on a day of demonstrations across higher education.
Student activists are taking part in what they describe as “a day of action for free education while the government delivers another round of cuts”
By Colleen Flaherty, for Inside Higher Ed
The number of UK students who have applied early to university has fallen by 3 per cent, new interim figures show
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More study divided between college and university could be on the horizon, expert says
A group of University of Birmingham students occupied one of its main buildings, calling for free education and the right to protest
The government is to unveil a range of courses allowing young people to complete a full honours degree while working, without having to pay fees
The average US student’s experience varies widely between universities, even when the institutions are similarly selective and of a comparable size.
More further education colleges should have the equivalent of degree-awarding powers to ‘redress’ the technical and academic education balance.
Students have been marching in London calling for ‘free education’, in an attempt to push fees back on to the news and political agenda
Universities minister announces plan to send 5,000 students a year to the subcontinent during his visit to Delhi
Universities have been urged to use 10 key tactics to boost enrolment in medicine by students from disadvantaged backgrounds.
Manchester students criticise ‘flagship’ programme’s lack of alternative perspectives
The National Union of Students has pulled its backing from this month’s “free education” demonstration
Use of American system involving first-year marks may have ‘depressive effect’ on student grades
Students will join prisoners in what the institution says is a European first
New edition of Collins English Dictionary contains raft of new terms