David Willetts

David Willetts is the Minister for Universities and Science

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Overseas study is good for business

Lack of opportunity, cash and ambition stops our students learning abroad

First class: students go to receive their degrees

David Willetts: Why higher education is getting better by degrees

Applications dropped after the rise in tuition fees last year. But there's still plenty to lure students into higher education, says the universities minister.

There is no ‘unishambles’ in education

The Minister of Universities and Science defends his reforms to student fees

Podium: Stop the pointless nagging of single parents

From a speech by the Conservatives' social security spokesman to the Social Market Foundation, a London think-tank

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Tony Blair has chosen to fight on values, but David Willetts argues that the Conservatives have home advantage here
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