Fee-paying students at a Scottish university will be the first to have their costs waived if they fail to graduate under radical proposals.
SCOTTISH ministers are under fire over a £21 million "stealth cut" to university budgets.
A SHORTAGE of vital bursary and support funds for college students has been addressed by ministers.
SCOTTISH universities are facing an unexpected £20 million cut to their budget, new figures show.
SCIENCE lessons in schools are being underfunded by £8 million annually, according to experts.
A SCOTTISH council at the centre of a row over the promotion of young earth creationism in one of its primary schools has become the first to introduce tough new measures to protect children.
A SCOTS pupil has been accepted to study Chinese at Oxford University after learning the language at school.
The most celebrated golfer of the modern era is endorsing the first university degree in Scotland to train amateur players wanting a career in the sport, whether playing or coaching.
SECONDARY schools are facing a "looming crisis" in the teaching of science, the Scottish Labour Party has warned.
SECULARISTS have launched a last ditch bid for new guidance to be introduced to outlaw the promotion of young earth creationism in schools.
DEMAND from Scottish college students for vital support payments is outstripping the amount of money available.
Citizens Advice Scotland (CAS) has called for a halt to the roll out of a new benefit for disabled people, as new powers for the Scottish Government could mean it is changed by the time it has been fully introduced.
A university research scientist has been honoured for her work for the Gaelic cause in an unlikely outpost of the language, the US city of Tucson.