The following is a small sample of some recent media coverage of Johnny Rich and his work.


Covered Mag, 4/9/12, advising on student finance.  Read it here   



BBC News 24, 18/8/12, Your Money, advising on student finance.  Watch it here


SFS Group, 12/1/11, ‘Lancashire universities say it’s “impossible” for fees to be under £6k’. Read it here


Pareto Law, 7/1/11, ‘Students worried about rising graduate debt’. Read it here


Capita Education Resourcing, 10/1/11, ‘Extra marks to be given to enterprising students’ Read it here

Gradplus.com, 7/1/11, ‘Displaying corporate skills at uni could lead to graduate jobs for students’. Read it here

SFS Group, 6/1/11, ‘Students with corporate skills should be rewarded, expert says’. Read it here

ATL, 6/1/11, ‘Awarding extra marks for corporate schools “is good for students”’. Read it here


Daily Telegraph, 5/1/11, ‘UCAS: more students applying for vocational degrees’. Read it here

TWR Today, Trans World Radio, 7/1/11, Discussing students’ increased demand for vocational courses. Listen

Graduate–jobs.com, 6/1/11, ‘Students “choose practical degrees”’. Read it here

i-to-i Chalkboard News, 5/1/11, ‘Young people increasingly looking at vocation courses’. Read it here


Rapid Online, 9/12/10, ‘Two free years at university will not encourage poorest students’. Read it here

SFS Group, 8/12/10, ‘Giving poorer students extra university years “will make no difference”’. Read it here

Randstad Education, 9/12/10, ‘New Government programme will not make a difference’. Read it here

i-to-i Chalkboard News, 8/12/10, ‘Two free years at university ‘will not encourage’ people from poorer backgrounds to attend’. Read it here

ATL, 8/12/10, ‘Giving disadvantaged students two free years at university is “not enough”’. Read it here


The Today Programme, BBC Radio 4, 12/10/10, Discussing the newly published Browne Report on Higher Education Funding. Listen



To uni or not ot uni?, BBC Radio 1xtra, 12/10/10, Interview with a documentary on the benefits of university. Listen

BBC Radio 5 Live, 20/8/10, studio expert for phone-in show in the week of A-level results Listen

Daily Telegraph, 19/8/10, ‘Seven students fight for every remaining university place’

Daily Telegraph, 19/8/10, ‘Home, sweet digs’


Daily Telegraph, 19/8/10, ‘Ease the pain of student poverty’
BBC News, 18/8/10, ‘New students face £25,000 debt’ Read it here
The Independent, 16/8/10, Cover story, ‘Who would want to be 18 today?’
Daily Mail, 13/8/10, ‘New students face £25,000 debt’ Read it here

Daily Telegraph, 13/8/10, ‘“Seven-week” back-log for loan applications’

The Times, 13/8/10, ‘New students facing final debt of £25,000’

The Independent, 13/8/10, ‘New students face £25,000 debt’

Daily Express, 13/8/10, ‘Students face £25,000 debt’
Sky News, 13/8/10, ‘New students to graduate “owing £25,000”’ Read it here

Parliamentary Briefing Papers, 5/5/09, ‘Student and graduate debt statistics’ Read it here


FIVE News, 18/8/08, interview about Push National Student Debt Survey results.