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Government Cuts Leaves DSA Funding in University’s Hands

3 years ago / 0 comments

The government has announced its plans to reduce funding for disabled students in higher education, with universities now expected to foot the bill. Minister for Education and Science, Jo Johnson, has announced that from September, cuts to the Disabled Students Allowance will mean funding will no longer be provided for … Read More

News| Cuts to Disabled Students’ Allowance postponed

4 years ago / 0 comments

Planned cuts to the Disabled Students’ Allowance have been postponed until 2016-17. The postponement was announced by Greg Clark, the Universities and Science minister, this morning. The changes, originally unveiled by then universities minister David Willetts in April, were due to come in for the 2015-16 academic year. At the … Read More