University Chief says the Coalition Ministers were wrong over tuition fees

Source: Left Food Forward - Nick Clegg before the election, holding up a signed pledge that he will not increase tuition fees

At the same time as fees going up, Universities have had their funding slashed by 80 per cent. When the Lib Dems and Tories raised the cap on tuition fees, they said that £9,000 per year fees would be the exception and that they expected Universities to charge around the £6,000 a year mark.  

Instead, raising the cap limit and removing a big chunk of funding away from our prized institutions at the same time, has left Universities with little choice but to charge higher fees.

Read the BBC article here LINK.

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