Further decline in part-time student numbers are "deeply worrying"

Coryton, Tracy
January 2016
Education Journal;1/19/2016, Issue 255, p12
The article states that according to the statistics published by Great Britain's Higher Education Staistics Agency, there has been a decrease in the number of Higher Education enrolments in Great Britain. It reports a 2 percent fall in undergraduate enrolments in Great Britain, and reflects on the changes in tution fee arrangements. It offers views of Les Ebdon, Director of Fair Access to Higher Education, on the same.


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