Scottish ministers warned over ‘lack of investment’ in HE
Alastair Sim, director of Universities Scotland, and Shona Struthers, chief executive of Colleges Scotland, say the 2022-23 Budget settlement will mean a “real terms” funding cut.
In a strongly worded joint letter, they also stress that more than a third of university students have reported suffering “moderate or severe” depression amid COVID-related disruption to learning. Their missive highlights the critical need for cash to address these issues.
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