No basic grant, but a thousand euro discount for first-year students

The basic grant is not making a comeback in the new coalition agreement, but first-year students will receive a discount off tuition fees of a thousand euros.

Higher education budget – the calm before the storm

The next government will have to eliminate a deficit of 244 million euros.

Teacher salaries: Minister Bussemaker refuses to check the box

The PvdA ministers are only willing to agree to the new state budget if it includes a raise in teacher salaries.