News and features from BBC News - Education and Family
- Clearing placements at five-year high, early figures show
New figures show record numbers placed through clearing as universities seek to fill places.
- Boys help to raise A-level grades
Boys overtake girls in top A-level grades - but university entries are down, with many places availa…
- Former May adviser Nick Timothy calls student fees 'a Ponzi scheme'
Theresa May's former chief of staff says the system is 'unsustainable' and should be reformed.
- Malala gets Oxford University place
The 20-year-old Nobel Peace Prize winner will study philosophy, politics and economics.
- Learndirect rated 'inadequate' in Ofsted report
Too few learners and apprentices achieve the skills and qualifications to progress, report says.