The University of St Andrews has filled all of the 20 extra places that were allocated in a government scheme to ensure that more...
Among the 34 recommendations that the report establishes, it aims to ensure that 20 per cent of pupils from Scotland’s most deprived areas make up 20 per cent of higher education entrants by the year 2030.
The question of whether St Andrews will join the National Union of Students (NUS) will finally be settled next month with a referendum. The vote, which will take place exactly a month from now, between 14 and 16 November, was decided upon earlier this evening in an ‘emergency’ meeting of the SRC and SSC.
The economic impact assessment, carried out by Sheffield Hallam University’s sport industry research centre, estimated the benefit to Fife alone was about £52 million.
Leaving the European Union could deter EU students from attending British universities and damage the economy, Remain supporters have said.