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Graduates 'could pay back double their student loans'

Some graduates could end up paying back double their original student loans under the new fees system in England, figures calculated for the BBC suggest.

The figures, by leading accountants, show that a student borrowing £39,000 for a three-year course could pay back up to £83,000 in total, in cash terms.

Paul Lewis reports.

  • 17 Mar 2011
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