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Scottish universities’ income increases by 9 per cent from tuition fees rise

University of Edinburgh

By Charlotte Wilson Brady Edinburgh University is the Scottish university to collect the greatest amount in fees and education contracts New information by the Higher Education Statistics Authority (HESA) shows that revenue generated from tuition fees at Scottish institutions increased by 9 per cent to £780 million for 2013. Edinburgh University received £174 million in 2012/13 in terns of fees ... Read More »

Scottish universities tuition fees income up by 9%

University of Edinburgh

BY CHRIS MARSHALL The amount of income Scotland’s universities received from tuition fees rose 9 per cent to £780 million last year, new figures show. Details released by the Higher Education Statistics Authority (HESA) show overall income in 2012/13 rose 6.3 per cent to £3 billion, with tuition fee income up from £722m. Edinburgh University received £174m in fees and ... Read More »

Dramatic fall in non-EU students at UK universities “appears to justify” immigration policy fears, says expert

UK Universities

The Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) found a 1% drop between the number of non-EU students enrolling in universities across the UK between 2011/12 and the last academic year, 2012/13. While there had been a 6% increase in the number of students arriving from China and a 15% increase in those arriving from Hong Kong, the number of new Indian ... Read More »

UWE Bristol invests £15.8m in students at risk of missing out on higher education

UWE Bristol

UWE Bristol is committing £15.8 million a year to reach out and support students who despite obtaining the qualifications are still missing out on higher education because of their background. This will be the 5th largest expenditure on access measures for 2014-15 by a UK university according to figures just announced by the Office for Fair Access (OFFA). UWE is ... Read More »

Scottish universities more elitist than rest of UK

By Rhiannon Williams Scotland’s universities are continuing to lag behind that elsewhere in the UK for the number of students admitted from deprived backgrounds, according to new figures. Details released by the Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) show 26.6 per cent of full-time undergraduates studying in Scotland in 2011-12 came from the poorest homes, compared with 30.7 per cent across ... Read More »

Part-time student numbers fall at UK universities

UK universities

By Judith Burns The number of part-time students enrolled at UK universities fell across the board last year, figures show. The change was most marked for part-time students starting the first year of postgraduate courses, where some 14% fewer students enrolled in 2011-12 than the year before. The number of part-time undergraduates beginning their first year dropped by 8% in ... Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes