Students protest over cuts

Thousands of students are taking part in a demonstration in London to call for investment in education and employment.

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NUS warns of 'epidemic of dropouts'

The NUS has warned that the UK could be heading for an "epidemic of university dropouts", with a study showing that more than two in five had seriously considered leaving their course.

Of these, almost half of undergraduates said money worries were a key factor in considering whether to drop out.

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