Tag Archives: Disadvantaged Students


Prime minister Theresa May has launched a review of tuition fees, whilst calling for better value for students. The review will be chaired by the author and financier, Phillip Augar and will assess the current state of university funding. Concerns Read more…


During this current time of economic and political uncertainty, it is unsurprising that university officials are pessimistic about the future. Among the biggest concerns are changes to government policy and funding arrangements. As a result, it is essential that future Read more…


Universities in the UK have been making attempts to make participation more inclusive. However, these efforts have been hindered as there is slow progress in recruiting state-school and disadvantaged students. The government has pressured universities to increase participation from students Read more…


An increasing amount of secondary schools in England are under-performing. This is according to official data which also outlines that one in eight schools fall below the government’s new minimum standard. New Data from The Department of Education The Department Read more…


Established in early 2015, the ‘Cut the Rent Campaign’ was formed by students in Cambridge who were extremely frustrated with the continuous rise of rent prices. The campaign is currently active in three colleges, giving awareness to a nationwide problem Read more…


Applying for university is an important decision that is undertaken by students every year. Not all students want to take that path. For those who do, obtaining the necessary entry requirements can be stressful and difficult. It is ultimately rewarding Read more…

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