College living expenses discrimination case in court

Help

A postgraduate student who says he was turned down by an Oxford university on financial grounds will have his case heard in Manchester Crown Court on Friday.

Damien Shannon claims his place at St Hugh's College was withdrawn after he could not prove he had access to £12,900 to cover "excessive" living costs.

Luke Walton reports.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.