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Island has little influence over tuition fees - minister

Department has held talks over Manx students' charges

The education minister admits the Isle of Man has little leverage to change the way Manx students are charged for attending university.

Some institutions class students from the Island as international students, meaning they have to pay higher tuition fees.

Ramsey MHK Dr Alex Allinson asked Graham Cregeen what his department is doing to try to change this.

Mr Cregeen confirmed talks are taking place, but added the Island has limited influence:

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