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October 12th, 2010 by Graham Attwell
This is unbelievable rubbish from the UK government review of university financing. The idea that allowing universities to charge what they want puts students in charge is quite mind boggling.
clipped from www.guardian.co.uk

“Under these plans universities can start to vary what they charge but it will be up to students whether they choose the university. The money will follow the student ,who will follow the quality. The student is no longer taken for granted; the student is in charge.

Browne said: “Our higher education system is world-renowned, but too often it enshrines the power of universities and not the power of students. These reforms will put students in the driving seat of a revolutionary new system.

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