Latest update: 08/01/2010
- education - France - university
More students on scholarships in French elite universities?
A new controversy is brewing in France's élite universities: the French government would like the student body of "grandes écoles", as they are known, to be composed of 30% of youths from underprivileged backgrounds. Universities reject the move, fearing it will weaken their academic level. Is the government right to push the issue?
Programme prepared by Ondine Debré and Charlotte Oberti