Education Committee

The impact of exiting the European Union on higher education inquiry

Inquiry status: open

Deadline for written submissions was Friday 16 December 2016.

 

Scope of the inquiry

The Education Committee invites written submissions on the following issues:

  • The likely impact of the UK exiting the EU on EU students studying in England
  • What protections should be in place for existing EU students and staff
  • The future of the Erasmus+ programme following the withdrawal of the UK from the EU
  • Risks and opportunities for UK students
  • How changes to freedom of movement rules may affect students and academics in English higher education institutions
  • How to ensure UK universities remain competitive after the withdrawal of the UK from the EU
  • What the Government's priorities should be during negotiations for the UK to exit the EU with regard to students and staff at higher education institutions
  • What steps the Government should take to mitigate any possible risks and take advantage of any opportunities
Terms of reference: The impact of exiting the European Union on higher education

Latest evidence

Next meeting(s)

There are currently no public meetings scheduled.

Receive RSS updates

Share this page