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Policy changes in UK higher education funding, 1963-2009

  • Gill Wyness

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    (Institute for Fiscal Studies, 7 Ridgmount Street, London, WC1E 7AE, UK.)

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    The subject of how to finance Higher Education (HE) has been on the agenda of successive UK governments since the 1960s. The UK has moved from a situation where the taxpayer footed the entire bill for HE, to a system where graduates themselves must contribute part of the cost of their education. Further changes to the HE system are expected soon, as an independent review of the HE system, chaired by Lord Browne, makes its recommendations this year. This paper documents the entire time line of major policy events affecting UK higher education finance, starting from the 1960’s and going up to the present day.

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    Paper provided by Department of Quantitative Social Science - UCL Institute of Education, University College London in its series DoQSS Working Papers with number 10-15.

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    Date of creation: 09 Jul 2010
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