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education 'Best time ever': school-leavers have pick of university courses, says Ucas

Today’s school-leavers are enjoying “the best time ever” to take their pick of university courses, t...

education International students crossing picket lines 'out of fear of losing visas'

Campaigners against hostile environment policies in higher education are calling on universities to ...

education Roger Cardinal obituary

In 1972, Roger Cardinal wrote a book intended to bring to an English-speaking audience the French co...

education University of Manchester to review fossil fuel shares after student protest

The University of Manchester has said it will review its £12m investment in fossil fuel firms after ...

education Open University ‘at the heart of switch to a green UK economy’

Heading the Open University, a British institution venerated on a par with the NHS, would be a huge ...

education Are you affected by UK university strikes? Share your experiences

On Monday more than 40,000 academic staff are expected to take part in eight days of strikes over pe...

education Students: don't complain about your striking lecturers – join them

This week, staff in 60 universities across the UK will take part in a strike led by the University a...

education University strike: tens of thousands of staff walk out across UK

Universities across the UK are facing widespread disruption after tens of thousands of lecturers and...

education Universities accused of using 'strong-arm tactics' to undermine strike action

Universities have been accused of using “strong-arm tactics” to undermine strike action which threat...

education One in five GCSE and A-level pupils granted extra time for exams

Record numbers of pupils who sat GCSE and A-level exams this summer were given 25% more time to comp...

education Union warns of further strikes in universities row

University students in the UK are facing disruption to their studies in the last few weeks of term a...

education Inhumane treatment of Ebenezer Azamati at the Oxford Union

I was horrified to read of Ebenezer Azamati’s treatment at the Oxford Union, but sadly not surprised...

education Here’s an election idea: why not let anyone sit Oxbridge finals?

Political parties are so busy suddenly falling over themselves to put money into education, it feels...

education Birmingham University refused to look into student's off-campus rape claim

Birmingham University has refused to investigate student complaints of rape where the alleged assaul...

education Yorkshire schools will not get back millions lost in trust's collapse

Schools in Yorkshire that transferred millions of pounds to a multi-academy trust before it went bus...

education Blind student 'dragged from Oxford Union chamber by his ankles'

The Oxford Union has been lambasted after a blind student was reportedly “dragged by his ankles” out...

education How to stop teachers heading for the exit

Sally Weale’s article (‘I’d burn in hell before teaching in England again’, G2, 13 November) reports...

education School funding crisis is blamed for surge in supersized classes

Almost 1 million school pupils in are in classes of 31 or more, a surge of nearly 30% since 2010, ac...