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03 Mar, 2013, 17:00 GMT Applications for Online Degrees Up 59%

Online learning provider RDI has reported a 59% increase in applications for undergraduate degrees. The figures are based on RDI's January intake and ...


15 Nov, 2012, 11:54 GMT Tuition Loan Change a 'Watershed' for Distance Learners

Students who want to study for their degree online are able to get tuition fee loans for the first time, thanks to changes to student funding. This...


01 Oct, 2012, 07:00 BST Working Twenty-somethings Drive Demand for Online Degrees

Demand for online degrees with UK universities is up 38% on 2011 - and the average age of students has dropped significantly, from 30 to just 24....