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Leaving the EU: Higher Education

Part of Education – in the House of Commons on 9th September 2019.

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Photo of Jeff Smith Jeff Smith Opposition Whip (Commons)

But what about Erasmus? The Government’s technical notice has confirmed that if we leave with no deal, we will lose membership of the Erasmus programme. Given the benefits that it provides to tens of thousands of students, what assurance can the Secretary of State give to students that those benefits and the support provided will be maintained, and how is he going to achieve that?