Features UCU Strike Action

Tuition fees and student disillusionment

In the context of the recent UCU strikes, debates over the fairness of tuition fees have become an increased issue of concern for students. Should students receive refunds for the tuition lost during strike periods? Are tuition fee rates fair at all in the first place? What about the disparity between fees paid by UK, […]


The Student investigates: in-person teaching

As University of Edinburgh students return to campus, an investigation by The Student finds that The University of Edinburgh is enforcing Covid restrictions beyond those required by the Scottish government, leaving many students with minimal face-to-face contact with academic staff each week.  Prior to the start of the 2021/22 academic year, the university pledged to […]