FINST - Financing the Students’ Future
European Students' UnionFinancial organisation:
European Commission’s Lifelong Learning ProgrammeParticipants:
Hochschul-Informations-System GmbH (Germany), Eesti Uliopilaskondade Liit MTU (Estonia), Osterreichische Hochschulerinnenschaft (Austria) & National Union of Students NUS UK (United Kingdom).Website: http://finst.esu-online.org/HomeKeywords:
The main aims of FINST are to increase the knowledge on the different financing systems in Europe for higher education and how they affect students and to enhance the capacity of our members, the national unions of students in Europe, with regards to active involvement in higher education funding reforms. < Back
For the past two years, the project has been gathering data from various sources, discussing the challenges of financing with students and stakeholders from all over Europe starting with the Launch Conference in Tallinn, continuing with the Consultations seminar in Liverpool and European training in Bucharest. Along this period of time, its have been written articles on the most significant areas of higher education financing, designing future funding scenarios as well as preparing student policy recommendations on funding of Higher Educations.