Be Careful What You Wish For: Pending Privatization of Australian Higher Education

Anthony Welch

Abstract


Australia’s new conservative government is planning some dramatic changes, including the “marketization” of higher education and freeing of universities to charge any tuition they wish. This article discusses the likely consequences of these proposed policies.


Keywords


Australian higher education; tuition policy; marketization of higher education

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2014.77.5683

 

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