Education funding vital if UK wants slice of green market
- University teaching budgets cut for first time in a decade. // Education (14637073);2/5/2010, Issue 381, p3
The article reports that The Higher Education Funding Council for England has announced that Universities in England have had their teaching budgets reduced for the first time since the year 2000 as part of overall cuts to higher education while an extra 10 million pounds will be invested in the...
- HE cuts damage national debt, warns new report. // Education (14637073);5/18/2012, Issue 467, p4
The article reports on research that states government reform of higher education funding in Great Britain could increase debt in the public sector by as much as Â£100 billion through 2032.
- Govt to resurrect the Further Education Funding Council. // Education (14637073);6/4/2010, Issue 394, p4
The article reports that the Government of Great Britain is expected to recreate the Further Education Funding Council, despite the contradictory opinions among members of the Conservative and Liberal Democrat parties.
- Loss of EMA will hammer the most vulnerable. // Education (14637073);11/5/2010, Issue 410, p4
The article discusses plans to eliminate the Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA) in Great Britain and presents comments from the University and College Union's (UCU) general secretary Sally Hunt regarding the decision and its effect on economically disadvantaged students.
- FE faces major cuts along with some good news. // Education (14637073);10/22/2010, Issue 408, p2
The article discusses budget cuts for education in Great Britain and their effect on further, or adult, education programs and provides comments from several education leaders about the issue.
- Higher education hit hard, but good news on research. // Education (14637073);10/22/2010, Issue 408, p2
The article discusses budget cuts in Great Britain and their effect on higher education programs with specifics about House of Lords member John Browne's plan to revise undergraduate tuition requirements.
- Education Concerns for new entrants. // Horticulture Week;10/29/2010, p7
The article reports on the concerns expressed by several heads of horticultural colleges in Great Britain regarding the potential impact of budget cuts in higher education on new entrants in the industry.
- Protected HE spending will hit FE. // 14-19 Learning & Skills Bulletin;11/11/2013, Issue 106, p2
The article focuses on "The Outlook for Higher Education Spending by the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills," the publication of an Institute for Fiscal Studies that reflects on the financial challenges being faced by the public provision of post-19 education in England.
- Media Watch…. // Education (14637073);4/8/2011, Issue 428, p6
The article discusses the television program "Newsnight" from the television broadcasting channel BBC2, which aired an episode in April 2011 focusing on the policy of the British government regarding funding for higher education, tuition fees, and discounts.