Tag Archives: 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…


University staff from 61 top institutions are set to walk out following disagreements over pensions. The industrial action will take place over four weeks. Students already face high costs to attend university. Therefore, it isn’t surprising that they aren’t happy 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…


Leaders and institutions in the Further Education industry face uncertain times in the coming years ahead. There are the longstanding issues of funding and the need to ensure that standards are constantly improving to meet the demands of Ofsted. More Read more…


There are many different learning methods nowadays. Each person is different, with their own preferences and dislikes. And people will have their own strengths and weaknesses depending on the area of study. When moving on from secondary school, it is Read more…


Two colleges in the south-east of England have announced plans to merge together. This is exciting news because both colleges are very large – teaching a combined total of almost 30,000 further education students. This is the first plan of 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…


Studying overseas is available to university students all over the world. It is a great way to learn in a brand-new environment whilst meeting people and experiencing a culture that is different to their own. The UK is one of Read more…

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