With universities you get what you pay for

Ireland“Over the past 7 years exchequer funding to universities and colleges of education has fallen by 28% while student numbers have increased by 18%. Our student to staff ratio of 22 to 1 is now significantly behind the OECD average of 14 to 1. I continue to be surprised that some influential individuals believe that these cuts have enabled efficiencies to be realised in the system …” (more)

[Andrew Deeks, Irish Times, 23 September]

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