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Student loans for college learners?

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Student loans for all FE students are inching towards becoming a reality. 

The government’s review of post-18 education and funding is due to publish its report over the coming weeks. It has been reported that among the recommendations could be a call for college students to be given access to student loans on similar terms to those going to university – even including maintenance loans to cover living costs. This, it is hoped, would encourage more people to pursue vocational training. 

The latest leaks suggest the review panel, chaired by businessman Philip Augar, could recommend maintaining ...

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