Blog: KU’s demand for high grades is RUC’s bogeyman

Copenhagen University is working on introducing a minimum grade average of 6 to take effect from the year 2017. Morten Slabiak, student of science and administration and board member of Frit Forum, writes about why this is a bad idea and why RUC ought to go in a different direction.

The newly appointed Chairman for rectors: The focus is now on quality not quantity.

KU (Copenhagen University) rector, Ralf Hemmingsen, is the new Chairman of the Danish Rectors’ Conference within the organisation Universities of Denmark and he is signalling a new direction with less focus on increasing student uptake.

9,000 students from the University of Copenhagen demonstrated at Frue Plads

Wednesday’s blockade of RUC´s administration was a demonstration to support the students from the University of Copenhagen who in large numbers demonstrated in Copenhagen. RUSK was there to cover the demonstration.