Incurring a mortgage on a quarter of a century, people didn’t invest in their future, they invested in the esteem and respect of his neighbors.
The cost of training one student in this (field schools, trainings, internships and a British diploma) about half a million rubles a year.
Paid tuition is only a possibility, the question is how to use it. The very existence of paid forms, if they exist in parallel with the budget set, is a positive thing, as it should increase competition in the market.
People should have the right to higher education and, as a rule, such a right is, of course, this largely depends on the spectrum of its capabilities.
In the absence or small proportion of free education, the country is doomed.
Capable people are born in equal measure, just like families, able and willing to pay for the fees and low income in large families, where fees can be onerous.
My experience of teaching in state universities and private says that “paid” the students no more and no less talented and no more and no less motivated than those who study at public expense.
Higher education is of great value and benefit, but on the other hand, because all people differ according to their abilities, lifestyle and ideals that society does not need to target every citizen to receive higher education, come what may. So in this case how society will take the opportunity and set the vectors of its development.
For example, if you take even disadvantaged economically a country where one can’t afford higher education, opportunities abroad still exist, although they require a fair amount of effort, and not always financial currently there are a huge number of charities, providing for a variety of conditions tuition competitive applicants.
Research in Economics suggests that in a competitive environment, the quality of services should increase as universities, it is vital to fill in a paid educational program is crucial to filling the revenue part of the University budget, which is quite critical, because it determines the salaries and allowances of teaching staff.