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How does SUSU continue its fight against Higher Education changes? YOU decide…

» 09 October 2011 » No Comments

It’s amazing to think that a year ago on Wednesday, Lord Browne presented his Independent Review of Higher Education Funding and Student Finance. Who’d have imagined how much it was proposing to dramatically change the Higher Education landscape, including removing the cap on the level of fees that universities can charge, and increasing the income […]

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Write to your MP!

» 19 October 2010 » No Comments

As I am sure the majority are now aware, we are in testing financial times for Students. With the Browne review last week and the comprehensive spending review this week there is a strong likelyhood that tuition fees will go up and that the government will invest less in higher education. We can stop this. […]

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The Browne Review- How we can Represent Students’ Interests.

» 12 October 2010 » 1 Comment

As you may well already know, today the review led by Lord Browne has recommended that the cap on tuition fees should be unlimited with a ‘soft cap’ marking the limit of money each Student can borrow for fees each year from the Government of £6,000. Browne’s recommendations also include that: -Maintenance loans become  capped at £3,750 […]

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Higher Education funding: Have your say now!

» 07 October 2010 » No Comments

Dear Southampton students, Next week, Lord Browne will announce his findings after reviewing the system of higher education funding. Browne’s report will almost certainly influence the government’s view on how Universities should be funded in the future and what degree of financial support students get during their studies. As a Students’ Union, it is so […]

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