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Businesses should pay for students’ fees, says UCU report

The small increase of 5p in the pound for businesses could end tuition fees. Photo: Mark Bridge

The University and College Union and Compass are calling for the removal of tuition fees in exchange for a new “business education tax”, which could cover the cost of tuition fees for every UK student.

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University cuts threaten degree standards says UCU leader

A government order to impose a £400m saving scheme in universities may prompt a backlash from fee-paying students, the head of the lecturers’ union warned.

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