Spending cuts will threaten the world-class standing of English universities and pose a risk to the country's future prosperity, warned the head of the group representing vice-chancellors.
According to Steve Smith, president of Universities UK and vice-chancellor of Exeter university, these cuts will lead to the closure of "swaths of institutions".
Smith sent an email to fellow vice-chancellors in which he warned universities to expect an 80% cut to teaching budgets.
George Osbourne revealed that university funding will be cut and the science budget is to be frozen. There will be funding for 75,000 adult apprenticeships a year.
Conspiracy theorists claim that there is a mysterious alien based pyramid in the Antarctic.
Toblerone design shape change angers some loyal chocolate lovers in the UK.0 comments
Britain to experience up to 120 days of snow in coldest conditions in years.
More than 40 perfectly preserved ancient shipwrecks accidentally discovered at the bottom of the Black Sea.
Fragile golden and silver scrolls believed to be “spells” to invoke good or evil spirits were unearthed with ancient skeleton in Serbia.
Stress of moving house can help boost memory, a recent research has found.
x Share us on Facebook