Category Archives: Education

Student grants in Scotland: a case of the rocks versus the sun?

by Lucy Hunter, Freelance analyst and formerly Head of Higher Education, Science and Student Support in the Scottish Executive From this autumn maintenance grants for Scottish full-time students in higher education will fall sharply in value.  New and existing low-income young students … Continue reading

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The Higher Education Fees Dilemma

To further its objective of labour market integration, the European Union attempts to ensure that EU citizens can cross national boundaries with minimum obstruction. This principle applies in particular ways to higher education students. EU laws ensure equality of treatment … Continue reading

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