Monthly Archives: September 2010

Universities ‘struggle with accommodation shortage’

Universities are struggling to find accommodation for record numbers of new students, according to union leaders. As students arrive for the start of the new term, universities are having to find rooms for increasing numbers of first years. Anglia Ruskin … Continue reading

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Students say £10,000 tuition fee would be ‘unviable’

“Raising fees would render university an inviable proposition for many of our brightest and most ambitious students… The government must rule out such proposals,” said Aaron Porter, NUS president. Continue reading

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Netherlands –Do you want to become an expert in coastal protection or water management ?

HZ University of Applied Sciences is the institute of higher professional education in the Dutch province of Zeeland, and the University’s water management programme is unique. It is located on the beautiful Zeeland coastline. HZ offers proven quality of education: … Continue reading

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Class Afloat – Summer At Sea

Class Afloat – Summer At Sea Are you looking for an adventure this summer? Class Afloat Summer at Sea is a unique program aboard the SV Concordia that focuses on sail training, personal development, and summer fun! You’ll meet people … Continue reading

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Britain falls to 25th best place to live in the world…

behind Lithuania, the Czech Republic and Hungary Britain has dropped to 25th place on a list of the best places in the world to live – behind countries such as the Czech Republic, Lithuania and Uruguay. While France tops the … Continue reading

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NZ Taking Lead in Classrooms of the Future

Experts say classrooms without pens and paper, and entire lessons given online, could soon be the classrooms of the future and New Zealand secondary schools are leading the way, writes New Zealand Educated. A Ministry of Education pilot programme at … Continue reading

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University ‘denied to thousands’

“more qualified applicants will fail to secure places this year” Continue reading

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