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Tuesday, 19 June 2012

Fees discount helps students study abroad

The UK ranks just 25th in the world for the number of students studying abroad – are we too fond of our home comforts?

A year abroad may help you achieve that coveted 'global mindset'.
David Willetts, the man responsible for raising tuition fees to £9,000 a year, is usually considered a villain in the student world. So it's a surprise to hear that he has announced a substantial fees discount to encourage us to study abroad for part of our degree.

The Guardian 

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