The funding of further and higher education

24 March 2014

UCU policy on the current funding situation in HE and FE throughout the UK.

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This paper summarises current UCU policy and discusses the overall picture of funding, resources and student contribution within further and higher education in the four nations before looking at the main political currents and potential for change.

It also includes recommendations for six key tests against which UCU might judge new policy on funding either within the UK itself or the devolved nations.

The funding of further and higher education, May 14 [68kb]

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