Want to advertise on this website? Create your advert now.
The government is looking at curbs on dependents and "low quality" degrees, Downing Street said.
The consecutive strike days will be split across all of the country's 32 council areas.
Staff at 150 universities in the UK are walking out over pay, working conditions and pension cuts.
Campaigner Heidi Crowter says she will keep fighting and take her case to the Supreme Court.