Analyses | Education and human resources | 2014-09-17 | HKET

Students in debt

With the popularisation of tertiary education and the growth of tuition fees, it is not uncommon for university students to apply for loans to support their studies. However, it is worth noting that the number of default cases in repayment of loans has increased in recent years. The Centre’s weekly analysis looks into the borrowing and repayment of student loans, and discusses how student debt burdens personal and public finance, and how it affects the development of society.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.