With the first year of tertiary study set to be free from next year, the industry is sitting in limbo as it waits to see the finer details of one of the new Government’s flagship policies. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
The Government has revealed its initial response to a tertiary education report that recommended a major shake-up to the system, but won’t be adopting some of the more radical suggestions. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
The Government has revealed its initial response to a tertiary education report that recommended a major shake-up to the system.
The Tertiary Education Union (TEU) is worried the Government is trying to push through changes to the education system without adequate consultation.
The tertiary education sector was out in force at Parliament, fighting against a proposed amendment to the Education Act they say poses a huge risk to its credibility. Shane Cowlishaw reports.
New Zealand could be better off directing tertiary education funding towards in-demand skills, rather than popular subjects, a select committee has heard.
The Productivity Commission’s final report on the tertiary education sector is out, but don’t expect wholesale changes anytime soon.