22 décembre 2017

University vice-chancellors’ salaries in the spotlight

The Guardian homeAcademic staff and students past and present respond to stories on the salaries of vice-chancellors at Bath and Birmingham universities. More...

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Universities win permission to charge £2,000 premium for two-year degrees

The Guardian homeUniversities will be allowed to charge students almost £2,000 a year more in fees in return for allowing them to complete a degree over two years instead of three, ministers have revealed. More...

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Sussex University head paid £230,000 'golden handshake' - report

The Guardian homeThe vice-chancellor of Sussex University is reported to have received a £230,000 “golden handshake” when he left the institution in August last year, the latest revelation in a week of controversy about excessive payoffs and rising salaries for higher education chiefs. More...

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Text alert: the ‘bank’ message that cost a student £5,400 of her loan money

The Guardian homeFraudsters have found a new way to target young people, with some losing all their funds in the first few weeks of term. More...

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How one UK university confronted its sexual harassment problem

The Guardian homeGoldsmiths in London has changed its reporting process and created a specific post in order to build on experience and foster long-term change. More...

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UK universities accused of complacency over sexual misconduct

The Guardian homeMore than one-third of universities provide no staff training on misconduct, including harassment and rape. More...

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If I tell my university about my disability, will I be seen as a weak link?

The Guardian homeWhen I emerged from a period of illness, colleagues no longer saw me as a serious researcher. Now I feel too scared to disclose my chronic condition. More...

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The Guardian view on universities and the market: winner takes all

The Guardian homeStudent fees were supposed to create competition for the best students and the best courses. Instead they’ve just inflated top pay and vanity building projects. More...

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University students failed by rip-off fees, says watchdog

The Guardian homeNational Audit Office says if English universities were banks, they would be investigated for mis-selling, as students say they do not get value for money. More...

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Giulio Regeni murder: Cambridge tutor agrees to speak to Italian investigators

The Guardian homeMaha Abdelrahman to be questioned amid accusations the university failed to keep Regeni safe in Egypt. More...

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