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TAFE is fine despite funding cuts

BY LUCAS BAIRD   TAFE has denied claims that it is currently in decline, claiming that it is business as usual. Recently TAFE has been the subject of political debate, with a decline in enrolments leading many to claim the institution’s days are numbered, unless the government can change fees and funding for the vocational […]

Federal budget to cut funding to vulnerable TAFE sector

The sweeping changes to the higher education sector outlined in the federal budget earlier this month will see a continuation of the cuts that TAFE institutions have already suffered across the state for years. Ultimo TAFE tourism student Sam Koh believes that the decision to slash $1.5 billion from the vocational education and training (VET) […]