Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Universities In Trouble

A political and financial change in the education sector has left many are fearing the closing of some universities due to declining government grants, limits on undergraduate numbers, increasing student fees and cuts in public funding. 58% of the university leaders asked expressed their worry for the falling demand for undergraduate courses whilst 90% were concerned about the declining postgraduate students. Some respondents even went as far to say that 20 to 30 universities (or equivalent) could become unviable within the next few years.

Written by Victoria Clayton