By George Eaton - 14 October 04:27
There are plenty of Tories who believe that the top universities should be allowed to charge higher fees.
By Richard Morris - 26 July 03:29
The Lib Dems (and students) would immediately feel better if tuition fees were renamed as a 'capped graduate tax'.
By Tabatha Leggett - 25 June 10:38
Tabatha Leggett visits A C Grayling's elite start-up, where the first intake of students are getting to grips with life at a private university.
By George Eaton - 18 June 10:17
The UK already invests less in higher education than every other OECD member state except Japan.
By Rick Muir - 28 May 02:50
With further cuts to higher education and 40 per cent of student loans unlikely to be repaid, the parties need to agree on a sustainable funding system.
By Pam Tatlow - 20 February 10:21
The coalition promised to reduce the cost to the taxpayer. But reduced university participation and higher inflation mean we'll end up paying more.
By Petra Davis - 20 February 09:05
Defending the right to protest.
By Simon Ofield-Kerr - 30 January 08:42
The changes to student finance, the promotion of STEM subjects through the EBacc and visa issues for international students are all discouraging potential students from realising their talents by following a creative arts degree.
By George Eaton - 18 December 12:00
Johann Lamont's declaration that free higher education is "effectively regressive" is a significant moment.
By George Eaton - 25 October 09:10
Nick Clegg said the deficit meant fees had to rise. But the new system will cost the government more.