Student Support

 

Background

The Committee considered the issue of Student Support and looked at the extent to which:

  • the availability and balance of bursary and loan support in higher education; and
  • the availability of bursary support in further education

are helping to improve access and student retention; and to narrow the educational attainment gap.

Evidence

The following submissions have been received:

The Committee took evidence at its meeting on 24 November 2015.

Read the Meeting Papers and Official Report

Correspondence

The Committee wrote to the Cabinet Secretary for Education and Lifelong Learning.