NZ University funding linked to jobs?

Universities may soon have to ensure students not only perform well but also get a job after they graduate if the institutions want to secure funding.
Universities may soon have to ensure students not only perform well but also get a job after they graduate if the institutions want to secure funding.
Tertiary institutions are funded on how many students they enrol but that is changing over the next two years to a performance-based model.
Tertiary Education Minister Steven Joyce says part of the new model includes setting performance targets that focus on course and qualification completion.
Ultimately, he would like to take things a step further by linking employment outcomes to the performance-based model...
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