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User currently offlineMonarch From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2001, 362 posts, RR: 6
Posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 944 times:

Enter the following competition. You could have your University fees paid for a year - its wortha a go.



Regards

Monarch

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User currently offlineUSAFHummer From United States of America, joined May 2000, 10685 posts, RR: 53
Reply 1, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 935 times:

Just out of curiosity, generally how much is University over in England, including tuition and room & board...

Greg



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User currently offlineBobrayner From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2003, 2227 posts, RR: 7
Reply 2, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 933 times:

Conservatives have decided that fees and charges are a bad idea?

Ooh, it only took them a decade to realise their mistake...



Cunning linguist
User currently offlineRyanb741 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2002, 3221 posts, RR: 16
Reply 3, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 19 hours ago) and read 922 times:

USAFHummer - the tuition is usually abou £15,000 per year, but students only have to contribute a maximum of £3000. Accomodation depends on which city the university is in, but usually it is reasonably cheap. It used to be the case that all tuition was free, plus students were given a grant each year to pay for living expenses, but this changed about 3 years ago


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User currently offlineTeahan From Belgium, joined Nov 1999, 5287 posts, RR: 62
Reply 4, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 917 times:

I thought the fees in England were means tested, people with low incomes paying very little?

Jeremiah



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User currently offlineDonder10 From Canada, joined Oct 2001, 6659 posts, RR: 22
Reply 5, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 18 hours ago) and read 913 times:

That is correct Teehan.
No wonder that a lot of UK unis lack the finances they require.


User currently offlineUSAFHummer From United States of America, joined May 2000, 10685 posts, RR: 53
Reply 6, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 894 times:

So who pays the other 12000 pounds (no clue how to get a pound symbol on a US keyboard, sorry)??? The government???

Thanks,
Greg



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User currently offlineSingapore_Air From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2000, 13735 posts, RR: 19
Reply 7, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 16 hours ago) and read 880 times:

Per year, for entry in 2004, it is £1 098 for the first year, increasing slightly every year from then on.

£1 098 is US$1813.68

Currency conversion from United Kingdom Pounds to U.S.A. Dollars courtesy of the Singaporeair.com Currency Converter


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User currently offlineBobrayner From United Kingdom, joined Apr 2003, 2227 posts, RR: 7
Reply 8, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 15 hours ago) and read 876 times:

no clue how to get a pound symbol on a US keyboard, sorry

No worries!
Try using charmap?



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User currently offlineRyanb741 From United Kingdom, joined Mar 2002, 3221 posts, RR: 16
Reply 9, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 1 day 1 hour ago) and read 845 times:

USAFHummer - yes that's right the government pays. Which in itself is probably a little unfair as those taxes come from many people who never go to university (can't say I'm complaining as I benefitted from that money but still its unfair). To be honest, there are now too many students at university who do lame courses that contribute nothing to society. I think the university system should go back to being very selective overall, not just the top 20 Unis that take high calibre students and then the rest that are a waste of time IMHO. Then the tax burden would go down and the added competition for places would mean only the best going to university. That's the point of university anyway, to get the future leaders of society. Nothing is gained by subsidising someone to waste 3 years of their life getting drunk whilst 'studying' Media Studies. It's pointless.


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User currently offlineG-KIRAN From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2000, 736 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (10 years 6 months 4 weeks 23 hours ago) and read 829 times:

Anyone from Uni of Cambridge here?

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