"Freedom and Whisky gang thegither"
- Robert Burns
Wednesday, 13 November 2002
The Principal of Aberdeen University says that graduates should donate more to their colleges. Students at the Open University pay a higher proportion of the cost of their education than do those attending "conventional" universities and the lecturers know this. Perhaps that is why the OU comes in at ninth position in terms of teaching quality in a survey of 100 British universities.