Erasmus funding to double

Jack Grove THE

Around 450,000 students a year could study abroad on the Erasmus scheme after a planned funding increase by the European […]

September 17, 2011 No Comments

St Andrews’ £36,000 fees

Sarah Cunnane THE

The University of St Andrews has joined the University of Edinburgh in offering the most expensive undergraduate courses in the […]

September 11, 2011 No Comments

Degrees not worth £9k?

John Morgan THE

Less than a third of British adults think a university education is worth £9,000 a year, while 59 per cent […]

August 26, 2011 No Comments

Student fears in run up to A-level results

Helen Swire THE

Despite annual reports that the A-level pass rate is rising, students expecting their results on 18 August have expressed a […]

August 5, 2011 No Comments

Japan Welcomes Foreign Students

Michael Fitzpatrick THE

Faced with an exodus of foreign students after the earthquake and tsunami in March, the Japanese government has launched a […]

July 28, 2011 No Comments

May’s Student Visa Curbs Criticised

Simon Baker THE

The government is making “optimistic” assumptions about the effect of its student visa policy and must do more to base […]

July 26, 2011 No Comments

British Academy President Criticises White Paper

John Gill THE

The “huge risks” that are being taken with the future of the higher education sector have been highlighted in a […]

July 24, 2011 No Comments