Degree

‘Fewer degree offers’ for minorities

Ethnic minority students are less likely to receive offers from UK universities than their white British peers, research suggests.
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Degree show at fire-hit art school

Glasgow School of Art is staging its 2014 degree show – weeks after fire destroyed and damaged students’ work in the iconic Mackintosh building.
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Degree courses ‘not value for money’

Over a quarter of UK students say their degree course is poor or very poor value for money, a study indicates.
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‘More consider’ an overseas degree

Rising numbers of UK students would consider studying abroad, according to research by the British Council.
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Degree checks ‘uncover grade fraud’

Almost one in 10 university degrees claimed by graduates have “errors”, such as wrong grades or subjects, according to the agency which carries out checks for employers.
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State-educated students ‘achieve better degree passes at university’

Students from state schools are more likely to achieve top-grade degree passes than those from the independent sector with the same A-level results, a major study suggests.


    








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Church to study for physics degree

Singer Charlotte Church says she is “geeking out” by looking into studying for a degree in physics.
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Grandmother collects wartime degree

A 90-year-old woman attends her graduation ceremony 70 years after she gained her degree from the University of Manchester.
BBC News – Education & Family

A degree without the debt… where do I sign? Birkbeck College says pioneering night classes are on the rise

Hundreds of young people – many of them straight from school – are signing up for pioneering “night school” courses so that they can study for a degree while holding down a full-time job during the day.


    

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A degree without the debt… where do I sign? Birkbeck College says pioneering night classes are on the rise

Hundreds of young people – many of them straight from school – are signing up for pioneering “night school” courses so that they can study for a degree while holding down a full-time job during the day.


    








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