John Morgan for Times Higher Education
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October 27, 2011
But leaders of a growing sector of academe vow to fight these efforts. Issue could come up at for-profit institutions as well.
August 4, 2011
Study compares expenses faced by international students in various countries.
July 21, 2011
Many fear that programs will be "priced out of the market."
July 7, 2011
Many British universities plan to recruit more top students under government's plans.
May 26, 2011
Students object to university's consideration of plan to monitor them through their ID cards.
April 22, 2011
Major cuts are taking place at the universities most likely to serve low-income students.
February 18, 2011
Having a doctorate becomes the standard for academic appointments -- a trend that the pending increase in tuition fees may accelerate.
February 3, 2011
Two research universities will share some academic appointments, degree programs and overseas ventures.
January 6, 2011
A battle for control of Britain's faculty union, the University and College Union, is under way, as a powerful leftist group plans a leadership challenge following a split over support for student protests.The turmoil within the organization, which represents about 120,000 higher education staff, is evident in threats of strike action by the union's own staff, while Sally Hunt, general secretary, has said that union strategy is being directed by "bodies outside UCU."
October 21, 2010
Government plans 40% reduction for higher education over four years, with only some science and technology teaching programs spared.