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Funding cuts 'will affect education'

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Universities in England are braced for budget cuts as the Higher Education Funding Council prepares to publish the winners and losers for university funding in 2010-11.

The University and College Union has warned of job losses as universities seek to manage their first reduction in annual funding since Labour entered government.

Professor Michael Arthur, vice-chancellor of Leeds University, explains how funding cuts will affect higher education.

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