Oxford-Cambridge Debate: Should Education Be Free?

When: Sat, August 3, 9:30am – 11:30am, 2013
Where: University Hall, Sunway University, Bandar Sunway, Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
Admission: Free

The University of Oxford is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England. Although its exact date of foundation is unclear, there is evidence of teaching as far back as 1096. making it the oldest university in the English-speaking world. Notable alumni and academics include Adam Smith, Tim Berners-Lee, Robert Boyle, Edwin Hubble, Evelyn Waugh, Oscar Wilde, JRR Tolkien, Imran Khan and 26 British Prime Ministers.

The University of Cambridge is a public research university located in Cambridge, England. It is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world after the University of Oxford. Notable alumni and academics include Sir Issac Newton, Charles Darwin, Francis Crick, James Watson, Ernst Rutherford, Stephen Hawking and 15 British Prime Ministers.

The Oxford Cambridge Students Debate. Topic: This house believes university education should be free. [Text and information on the Oxford and Cambridge: Wikipedia]