‘Brain drain’ fear as our top students flock to UK colleges

“A surge in applications from Irish school leavers for prestigious university courses in the UK next year has prompted fears of a brain drain. The Government has pledged to keep the brightest students here to kick-start the ‘smart economy’, which is promised to lift us out of economic slump …” (more)

[Katherine Donnelly and John Walshe, Independent, 26 November]

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