The brother and sister with a £15,000 student debt gap

Students are facing debts rising to more than £50,000 when they leave university. The poorest will owe around £57,000 when they graduate, according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS). Interest rates on student loans will be 6.1% from September 2017, and tuition fees are also rising to £9,250. It means that, on average, students … Continue reading The brother and sister with a £15,000 student debt gap

The 10 best cities in the world to be a student 2017 – in pictures

What’s your ideal city to study in? University experts QS have released their annual student cities rankings, based on criteria including affordability, student experience, job prospects and friendliness to international students. View the full list on Guardian Students here.