9March2015, Anthony Moretti

The story from the U.K. is similar to that in the United States: Universities are in need of a government bailout.

As the Guardian reports,

Several organisations are now planning for a 80-100% reduction in their foreign student numbers this year, with prestigious names said to be among those most affected. The sector is already making a plea to the government for a cash injection amounting to billions of pounds to help it through the crisis, as it is hit by a drop in international student numbers, accommodation deals and conference income.