Fury as two-week university lecturer strike hits a million students with fears it will harm graduation prospects despite them paying more than £9,000-a-year

According to Daily Mail, students have hit out at lecturers preparing to start a fortnight-long strike this week – fearing it will harm their graduation prospects.

More than a million will be affected by what is the third walkout in less than two years.

One student leader, at Cardiff University, privately warned undergraduates may have to repeat a year due to lost teaching time, and another student claimed she would lose £2,575 in fees for missed lessons.

The University and College union has claimed pension changes will leave members up to £10,000 a year worse off during retirement.

UCU general secretary Jo Grady slammed ‘out of touch’ vice-chancellors and threatened further strikes if the dispute is not resolved.

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