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Ask David Willetts

David Willetts, MP and Minister of State for Universities and Science answered questions from members of The Student Room on Monday 29th November 2010. Read the questions submitted and his responses here.
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Fees hike and the NHS for Graduate Entry MedicineAnswered (Pgs: 1 2) 25-08-2011 25 Aug 2011 11:11 Replies: 21 Views: 11,712
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The fees rise and degrees with foundation years.Answered (Pgs: 1 2) 04-02-2011 04 Feb 2011 22:40 Replies: 24 Views: 7,087
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Is punishing the next generation really "fair"?Answered 21-01-2011 21 Jan 2011 22:28 Replies: 13 Views: 5,092
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Fees hike and the NHS for Graduate Entry MedicineAnswered (Pgs: 1 2) 25-08-2011 25 Aug 2011 11:11 Replies: 21 Views: 11,712
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The fees rise and degrees with foundation years.Answered (Pgs: 1 2) 04-02-2011 04 Feb 2011 22:40 Replies: 24 Views: 7,087
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Is punishing the next generation really "fair"?Answered 21-01-2011 21 Jan 2011 22:28 Replies: 13 Views: 5,092
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Are higher fees necessary? 22-12-2010 22 Dec 2010 20:53 Replies: 8 Views: 4,594
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Why have university funds been raised? 10-12-2010 10 Dec 2010 13:00 Replies: 0 Views: 4,189
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Sign off video from David Willetts 09-12-2010 09 Dec 2010 18:43 Replies: 7 Views: 4,835
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Funding medical degrees when 25% of junior doctors quit within 1 yearAnswered (Pgs: 1 2 3) 09-12-2010 09 Dec 2010 17:26 Replies: 44 Views: 15,390
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"Exceptional Circumstances" 03-12-2010 03 Dec 2010 22:04 Replies: 5 Views: 6,726
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Why are you and your cabinet colleagues lying about affordability? (Pgs: 1 2 3) 03-12-2010 03 Dec 2010 21:21 Replies: 41 Views: 7,564
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Higher Education: Right or PrivilegeAnswered (Pgs: 1 2) 30-11-2010 30 Nov 2010 23:17 Replies: 23 Views: 7,028
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Tuition Fees, who benefits?Answered (Pgs: 1 2 3) 30-11-2010 30 Nov 2010 19:31 Replies: 50 Views: 14,806
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Good evening David Willetts here (Pgs: 1 2) 30-11-2010 30 Nov 2010 19:01 Replies: 27 Views: 6,908
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Class inequalities 30-11-2010 30 Nov 2010 16:07 Replies: 12 Views: 4,782
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How does the increase in fees lower the deficit?Answered 30-11-2010 30 Nov 2010 14:11 Replies: 15 Views: 4,544
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Will a massive rise in fees drive the generations apart?Answered 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 23:17 Replies: 6 Views: 4,665
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Science Funding 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 21:02 Replies: 3 Views: 4,199
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How do you find working with the NUS?Answered 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 20:14 Replies: 10 Views: 5,280
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Funding for Graduate Medical Students 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 19:49 Replies: 6 Views: 7,421
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STEM Courses 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 19:26 Replies: 0 Views: 3,441
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Won't the new plan increase the budget deficit? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 19:04 Replies: 0 Views: 4,035
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Medicine as a 2nd degree 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 19:04 Replies: 6 Views: 4,541
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American style system minus the government contribution? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 19:01 Replies: 0 Views: 4,528
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Have you been affected by the snow, David? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:57 Replies: 2 Views: 4,139
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How will you ensure that I don't pay more and get less?Answered 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:57 Replies: 5 Views: 4,442
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Why won't you face the public if you're so sure that these proposals are right?Answered 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:47 Replies: 4 Views: 4,405
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Just like America?Answered 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:41 Replies: 6 Views: 5,229
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Question for David Willetts-classification of science degrees. 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:39 Replies: 6 Views: 4,758
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A cycle of debt 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:37 Replies: 0 Views: 3,854
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Why are students from Scotland still getting University for free? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:25 Replies: 4 Views: 4,315
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To Mr Willetts - about the costs of University 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:17 Replies: 1 Views: 4,075
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Why will no-one listen to the young people/ students of this country? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:16 Replies: 0 Views: 3,297
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Why have picked on students moreson then other demographics? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:14 Replies: 1 Views: 4,049
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Dear. Mr Willetts 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 18:05 Replies: 0 Views: 3,960
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Why the need for the change in fees? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:50 Replies: 0 Views: 3,875
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Will grade inflation be inevitable? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:43 Replies: 0 Views: 4,011
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Not Necessary, Desirable 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:42 Replies: 0 Views: 4,019
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Courses over £6,000 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:39 Replies: 0 Views: 3,953
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Effective at reducing government spending? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:31 Replies: 2 Views: 4,072
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Classics and Funding 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:31 Replies: 0 Views: 3,957
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What do you think of this proposal? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:23 Replies: 0 Views: 4,011
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Poll: Does the current government anticipate a reduction in numbers applying for HE? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:20 Replies: 0 Views: 825
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Ineffectual explanation 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:15 Replies: 0 Views: 765
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Why bother helping poor students into uni - without fixing unpaid internships? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 17:12 Replies: 0 Views: 834
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Is not the decline of English Universities being made inevitable ?! 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:52 Replies: 0 Views: 862
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How much will be saved? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:51 Replies: 0 Views: 757
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What interest rate will students be charged on loans while they are studying? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:45 Replies: 0 Views: 874
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Reality TV 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:29 Replies: 0 Views: 799
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What support will there be for Postgraduates? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:21 Replies: 0 Views: 798
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How can the government ensure that the system won't collapse? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:18 Replies: 0 Views: 805
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A question about the increasing levels of debt our young people will be in 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:14 Replies: 0 Views: 795
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Should arts subjects be funded? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 16:03 Replies: 2 Views: 1,096
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Question about higher tuition fees for those applying this year on deferred entry 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 15:50 Replies: 3 Views: 1,642
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Are there any plans to privatise universities? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 15:18 Replies: 0 Views: 782
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A Question About Debt 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 14:37 Replies: 0 Views: 809
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When will we know for sure?? 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 14:12 Replies: 1 Views: 921
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Question about the closure of Lampeter uni Dept of film and media 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 12:38 Replies: 0 Views: 932
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Student Quality, "Privatisation" of HE and Funding Priority 29-11-2010 29 Nov 2010 12:09 Replies: 0 Views: 918
Updated: August 25, 2011
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