Report of the Committee on Higher Education Funding [Wran report]


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Australia. Committee on Higher Education Funding


In 1987, the Minister for Employment, Education and Training, the Hon. J. S. Dawkins MP, established a committee, chaired by the Hon. N. K. Wran, to investigate ways of funding growth in Australia's higher education system. The Committee was asked to develop options for supplementing the funding of the Australian higher education system which could involve contributions from students, their parents, and employers. The Committee found that access to higher education in Australia was inequitable and that the system was largely financed from the public purse. The Committee proposed a...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Higher education; Finance; Students; Equity; Governance

Keywords: University; Fees; Funding; Training investment; Education and training reform; Taxation

Geographic subjects: Australia; Oceania

Published: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory: Australian Government Publishing Service, 1988

Physical description: xx, 94 p.

ISBN: 0644080388

Resource type: Government report or paper

Document number: TD/TNC 133.556

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