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Privatisation and for-profit education

UCU policy on the privatisation of post-16 education.

Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership: A threat to UK education

UCU is calling for a clear statement that all services which are in the public good, including all forms of education, are explicitly excluded from the terms of the proposed trade deal between the European Union and the USA.

The private providers' 'designation' bonanza

Since 2009/10, the year the coalition came in, grants and student loans to 'alternative providers' had risen more than tenfold from £22 million to £269 million. Our campaign briefing looks at the implications.