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# Hunt Report

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Tech institutes allowed to merge to form universities under new legislation
Minister Quinn has published the General Scheme of Technological Universities Bill.
Three more ITs to seek 'technological university' status
Institutes of Technology in Cork, Tralee and Limerick are joining the rush to win a new type of university status.
Government clarifies stance on proposed ‘technological university’ for Waterford
The government says it hasn’t yet decided whether to give a university to the south-east – but that it’s speeding up a review.
New education report recommends return of tuition fees
The National Strategy for Higher Education advocates a combination of up-front fees and deferred payments.
Institutes of Technology want to form a university
Four Dublin colleges launch joint bid to merge and become a ‘technological university’ a day before Hunt Report on third-level education strategy due.