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DfE Confirms Tuition Fee Freeze

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The Department for Education (DfE) has confirmed that university tuition fees in England will be frozen at a maximum of £9,250 for the next academic year, however, a long-term decision on fees would be delayed until the next Comprehensive Spending Review.


UCLan Offers Partial Refunds

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The University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has decided to offer students a seven-week rent rebate.


NUS Calls for Rent Refunds

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The National Union of Students (NUS) is demanded that all those renting accommodation should now be offered refunds and the option to leave their tenancy agreement early.


Tuition Fee Petition Surpasses 200k Signatures

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A petition calling for UK university fees to be cut by two-thirds has received more than 200,000 signatures.


Scottish Universities to Stagger Returns

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Universities in Scotland will stagger the return of students to campuses over at least six weeks, with a package of measures being introduced to minimise the spread of Covid-19.


PBSA Developments Could be Banned in Parts of Glasgow

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The public is being consulted on their views on plans to restrict the number of purpose-built student accommodation schemes being constructed in Glasgow.


Universities to Offer Places After A-Level Results

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Vice-chancellors in the UK have given their backing to overhaul the higher education admissions process, which would see students applying to university after A-level results are released.


UK to Benefit From a Dramatic Decline in US Visas for Chinese Students

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The U.S issued just 808 visas to Chinese students between April and September this year, down from 90,410 recorded in the same period of 2019.


Plans Drawn Up for Travelling Students

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Students are to be offered a rapid Covid test as part of plans to coordinate their safe travel home for Christmas.


Students Barred from University for Breaking Covid Rules

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A small group of students at the University of Exeter have been banned from campus and sent home for breaching Covid-19 regulations.