Augar and the Impact on the English Higher Education Market

Professor Colin McCaig, Centre for Development and Research in Education, Sheffield Institute of Education We now know what Augar recommended: reduced fees for students; a longer repayment period (which doesn't reduce repayment); no accumulation of interest during study period; restored means-tested maintenance grants; access to similar support for those studying at sub-degree levels. These are … Continue reading Augar and the Impact on the English Higher Education Market

Launch of the Sheffield Institute for Policy Studies

The external launch of the Sheffield Institute for Policy Studies took place on June 15th 2016 at Sheffield Hallam University's, Heart of the Campus. It featured a keynote lecture by the eminent journalist and social commentator - Polly Toynbee, entitled "Our Inequitable Life: Can we make Britain fairer?" Prior to her lecture, Polly also participated … Continue reading Launch of the Sheffield Institute for Policy Studies