V-c calls for funding that promotes diversity

April 5, 2002

Students should be free to vote with their feet - which would promote diversity in higher education, a conference will hear next week.

Alasdair Smith (pictured), vice-chancellor of the University of Sussex, will tell delegates at the Association of University Administrators' annual conference in Southampton that a more competitive system in which funding follows students would promote a diverse system and would better match supply and demand.

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