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Tuition fees divide changes the way students in Scotland and England view their education

The tuition fees divide between English and Scottish students has left a generation young people north and south of the border with radically different ideas of who should pay for education, a new report has found.












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Ministry of Defence spends £84m on private school fees for children of service personnel

More than £84 million is being spent on sending thousands of children of service personnel to Eton, Wellington, Gordonstoun, and other boarding schools, according to new figures from the Ministry of Defence (MoD).












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Emmanuel Opoku: Straight-A student thanks readers for their generosity after student fees crowdfunding campaign takes off

A straight-A student who was told he was not eligible to apply for a student loan has thanked readers of The Independent for their generosity after seeing donations pour in to his crowdfunding campaign.












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Emmanuel Opoku: Straight-A student thanks readers for their generosity after university fees crowdfunding campaign takes off

A straight-A student who was told he was not eligible to apply for a student loan has thanked readers of The Independent for their generosity after seeing donations pour in to his crowdfunding campaign.












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13 free websites and apps you can use to educate yourself to avoid university tuition fees and costly living expenses

Thinking about studying at university can be a big decision and the prospect of three to four years of education is often outweighed by the burden of debt that comes along with it.












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University of Law says it will refund students half of their tuition fees if they don’t find employment within 9 months of graduating

Students: how would you like to get a refund on half of your tuition fees if you don’t secure a job after graduation?












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Top-five practical tips for parents when planning for their child’s future university education, tuition fees, and cost of living expenses

Of the 5,550 parents from 16 countries and territories across the globe – who were surveyed by HSBC into the value of education – more than 70 per cent said they believe university is unaffordable for most people.












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Independent Commission on Fees urges Office for Budget Responsibility to investigate whether student loans system is ‘value for money’

The Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) is being urged to launch an investigation into the current student loan system to find out whether it provides value for money for both students and taxpayers.












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Student gender gap in UK universities growing at an ‘inexorable’ rate, says latest Independent Commission on Fees report

The gender gap in UK universities is growing at an ‘inexorable’ rate, according to a new report, as more young women continue to be accepted over men.












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Tuition fees: UK universities set to charge £10,000 by end of the decade, says major report

UK universities are set to charge £10,000 a year for student fees by the end of the decade, according to a newly-published major report.












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