Higher Education

Friday, April 26, 2019

Friday, April 26, 2019

Jo Johnson

Jo Johnson: We must look at students as a 'great national asset'

Jo Johnson: We must look at students as a 'great national asset'

Former universities minister Jo Johnson has claimed he will propose changes to the upcoming immigration bill to help increase revenue from international students.

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Universities are 'ripping off' young people, says education expert

Universities 'ripping off' students

Universities 'ripping off' students

The chairman of the Campaign for Real Education has accused universities of “ripping off” applicants over the cost of tuition fees.

Friday, December 7, 2018

Friday, December 7, 2018

‘Depressing but no surprise’ that Oxbridge ‘over recruits’ from eight schools, says Director at education thinktank

‘Depressing but no surprise’ that Oxbridge ‘over recruits’ from eight schools, says director at education thinktank

'No surprise' Oxbridge ‘over recruits’ from eight schools, says education expert

An education expert has said reports that Oxford and Cambridge "over recruited" from eight top schools are “depressing but no surprise”.

Friday, August 17, 2018

Friday, August 17, 2018

Stormzy scholarship: People are finding out you're not supposed to work while studying at Oxbridge

Stormzy scholarship: People are finding out you're not supposed to work while studying at Oxbridge

Stormzy scholarship: Students not supposed to work while studying at Oxbridge

Yesterday, grime artist Stormzy announced a scholarship for two black students to attend Cambridge University, and a Twitter user pointed out you're discouraged from getting a job while studying there

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Stormzy announces Cambridge scholarship for black students on A-level results day

Stormzy announces Cambridge scholarship for black students on A-level results day

Stormzy announces Cambridge scholarship on A-level results day

Grime artist Stormzy has announced Stormzy's Scholarship, which will fund two black students to study at Cambridge University

A-level results: Do exams teach students life skills needed for work?

A-level results: Do exams teach students life skills needed for work?

A-level results: Do exams teach students life skills needed for work?

Sian Griffiths, Education Editor at the Times, told Julia Hartley-Brewer that being taught to pass A-level exams might not teach other life skills

A-level results: Poll shows fewer students think university is important

A-level results: Poll shows fewer students think university is important

A-level results: Poll shows fewer students think university is important

A poll by Ipsos Mori should 75% of students thought university was important, down 11% from five years ago. A level results are released today

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

Theresa May to announce review of university fees

Theresa May announces review of university fees

Theresa May announces review of university fees

The Prime Minister is expected to say the system is not a competitive market

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

NUS President Shakira Martin – the underdog who has overcome every challenge in her way

Shakira Martin: The new NUS President who's open to Israel and claims she's more radical than Corbyn

Meet the new NUS President who claims she's even more radical than Corbyn

The single mother from Lewisham has just been elected as the president of the National Union of Students

Friday, June 10, 2016

Friday, June 10, 2016

'People mistake contact hours for good teaching', claims online student guide Push

University fees: More teaching doesn't mean better learning, says student body

University fees: More teaching doesn't mean better learning, says student body

Managing director Johnny Rich says more teaching can sometimes hinder learning at university