Definition of higher education in English:

higher education

Line breaks: high¦er edu|ca¦tion

noun

[mass noun]
  • Education at universities or similar educational establishments, especially to degree level.
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    • Student debt is set to remain an obstacle to widening access to higher education, research suggests.
    • The government and the heads of elite universities argue that more money is needed to fund higher education.
    • The number of pupils from his school entering higher education has doubled in a year.

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