University Admissions

Tuition Fees: Evidence of an Unkind System

Hugh Salmon | Posted 01.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Hugh Salmon

It was revealed last week that, following the introduction of university tuition fees, there has been a 40% drop in admissions. What a surprise.

'Emerging Crisis' Of Neglected Postgraduates

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Postgraduate education is facing an "emerging crisis" after being neglected by politicians for years, a report found on Thursday. It calls on the g...

Cable On The Defensive In Commons Over Ebdon Appointment

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Vince Cable's decision to appoint Les Ebdon as the chair of the Office for Fair Acess (OFFA) has come under fire from Tory MPs in the Commons, after t...

A Response to Elly Nowell's Oxford Rejection Letter

The Cambridge Union Society | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education
The Cambridge Union Society

I am sure that every Cambridge and Oxford Admissions Tutor sometimes wishes they could accept more students than they have places for. There are many good candidates who apply to both universities, and because of the level of competition, some are unfortunately rejected.