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#Tuition Fees

# tuition-fees - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Ireland has the second highest third-level fees in Europe

The report from the European Commission looks the costs and supports associated with higher education in 42 European countries.

# tuition-fees - Friday 19 August, 2016

FactCheck: Do Irish students really pay some of the highest fees in the world?

As tens of thousands await CAO offers, FactCheck examines how the financial burden awaiting them compares with students in other countries.

# tuition-fees - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

Opinion: Third level tuition fees should be reintroduced – here's why

The reintroduction of undergraduate tuition fees – and a more generous and equitable system of grants – may be the only sustainable funding model for Irish third level education.

# tuition-fees - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Students meet to decide fees stance after online referendum

The Union of Students in Ireland will hold a special congress following a week-long online vote choosing five options.

# tuition-fees - Monday 14 May, 2012

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Students to hold nationwide online vote to decide fees policy

The Union of Students in Ireland will ballot its members nationwide on whether to change their ‘free fees’ policy.

# tuition-fees - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Students defer vote on whether to abandon ‘free fees’ stance

The Union of Students in Ireland will hold a one-off special congress to decide whether to support other forms of funding.

# tuition-fees - Friday 9 March, 2012

Surge in tuition fees sees major spike in UK CAO applicants

Rising tuition fees in England, Wales and Northern Ireland have seen hundreds more students apply to come to colleges here.

# tuition-fees - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Column: Time to end this ridiculous student fees stalemate

Neither side is helping in the debate around college fees – and young people are the losers, writes former student union official Ian Power.

# tuition-fees - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

Students brand government 'liars' over tuition fee promises

The Union of Students in Ireland has launched a new campaign to prevent further increases in college fees.

# tuition-fees - Tuesday 6 September, 2011

Poll: Should third-level tuition fees be reintroduced? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should third-level tuition fees be reintroduced?

Academics have said that Irish universities face a “speedy decline” if fees are not brought back. So what do you think?

# tuition-fees - Wednesday 9 February, 2011

Northern Ireland university fees may rise after u-turn

The report recommends tuition fees should be nearly doubled as Northern Ireland faces a shortfall of up to £65m in the higher education sector.

# tuition-fees - Wednesday 10 November, 2010

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Sound familiar? Student protest in London turns nasty

Some police are injured in post-march violence after 50,000 students march on London to protest at increased tuition fees.