Pharmacy students are calling for a drop in fees, a new pharmacy programme was introduced in 2015 making placements unpaid and increasing final year fees.

The Union of Students has said this has left many students struggling to finish their degrees.

A rally is currently being held at the Dail and is calling on the Government to step in.

Deputy President of The Union Of Students In Ireland (USI) had this to say:

Student Protest by Ciara Walsh

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