Universities’ plans to double overseas students carries risks

Posted in Fees, access and admissions on June 12th, 2014 by steve

“You’d hardly blame Ruairí Quinn for kicking to touch on college fees after the flak he has taken, since taking office, over increasing the student registration charge. The setting up of a working group is a classic political stalling method, and Mr Quinn has little room for manoeuvre as the charge hits €3,000 next year in breach of a pre-election promise to keep it unchanged …” (more)

[Joe Humphreys, Irish Times, 12 June]

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