Lucca Di Virgilio discusses the problems with profiteering from university education
The report said the recommendation was based on a “distorted” view of Higher Education funding
The Augar Review also says the threshold for repaying student loans should fall
The lowering of tuition fees could lead to some UK universities closing in a ‘worst case scenario’ situation if alternative funding is not provided
Women who went to university earn 28% more than the average female non-graduate
As a dutch student studying in the UK, Rose Uijtewaal is shocked at how accepted the comparatively expensive tuition fees are here.
The parliamentary select committee has recommended the reversal of the policy that scrapped grants in 2016.
It is the second year running that the SU have endorsed the boycott of the survey
UoM spokesperson said “we have an enviable reputation of producing excellent graduates that are targeted by leading employers in the UK and worldwide”
Making up 27% of the total student body, they pay almost half of all tuition fees.
Sophie Marriott isn’t a fan of the proposed changes to tuition fees
Course sizes could shrink in the near future to accommodate a reduction in fees
The chance to graduate earlier through an accelerated degree programme will come at the cost of higher fees per year
A two-year degree plan has been promised to cut the cost of tuition fees
Tuition fees in the UK currently stand at £9,250 per year for home students, but the proposal has been met with both disapproval and agreement.
Sweeping review of higher education funding branded a “superficial, and politically motivated retaliation” by students
Petitions and open letters have been sent to Manchester University demanding refunds for potential lost lectures