Scottish universities ‘could lose charitable status’

Posted in Governance and administration, Legal issues on August 25th, 2015 by steve

Scotland“Scottish universities fear that they could lose their status as charities and become part of the public sector if the Edinburgh government pushes ahead with a new higher education governance bill. The controversial bill, published in June, would shake up the composition of Scottish university governing bodies …” (more)

[David Matthews, Times Higher Education, 25 August]

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Universities as Charities

Posted in Legal issues on July 30th, 2013 by steve

“Yesterday, the government published its strategy for promoting education as a UK export. Contained within is the telling paragraph …” (more)

[Critical Education, 30 July]

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