UK University Offers Free Degrees For Migrants

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Bristol University has unveiled a range of scholarships for what they identify as “refugees and asylum seekers”, allowing them to attend the Russell Group institution for free. The announcement comes as a record number of pupils across British VI forms and colleges received their A-level results and found they had a place in one of the over 100 universities in the country. The majority of these students will take out loans to cover the £9,000 a year tuition fees — a fact that the University of Bristol will conspire to put off new arrivals to the country from applying for a place themselves. After borrowing for living costs is considered, many students now leave university with £40,000 of debts. Developed by the University’s Migration Research Group, Bristol has now launched what they call the Sanctuary Scholarship Scheme. The fund will contribute towards the fees of Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees, as well as advanced study in Doctorate research, and will pay the full fees of those who are not eligible for help from the government reports the Bristol Post. Despite their being in the professional areas in the highest demand in the United Kingdom, the “refugees and asylum seekers” will be excluded from funding for Medicine,