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More companies planning to recruit school-leavers

A survey of graduate recruiters suggests that companies may be more willing to offer jobs and training to people who don't want to go t...

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Student finance applications for 2015-16 open in England

If you're from England and starting university in September, you can apply for your loans and grants now.

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