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Student debt set to increase by up to a third

student debt infographic

Maintenance grants for students from poorer backgrounds will be scrapped next year, following Chancellor George Osborne’s 2015 budget.

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NUS welcomes new postgrad loan scheme

The chancellor announced that the Government would introduce loans of up to £10,000 for all postgraduate study.
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  The National Union of Students (NUS) applauds the government for intriducing new rules for postgraduates student loans.

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NUS attack government over student loans

The chancellor announced that the Government would introduce loans of up to £10,000 for all postgraduate study.
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Government officials have ruled out a review of the student loans system despite the recommendations made by a Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) Select Committee, Asmund Lovdal reports. The NUS said the response by the government shows “worrying complacency.” Megan Dunn, NUS vice president (higher education), said: “It is outrageous that the Government are once again refusing to […]

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