Students assured college costs won't increase, says Simon Harris

The cost of providing third level education will increase in the short term as a result of COVID-19 the Higher Education Minister has warned. 

However students are being assured fees will not increase over the next number of years. 

A plan outlining how colleges and universities can reopen in September will be published this month. 

Minister Simon Harris says fees won't be looked at until the budget in October.

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