Monthly Archives: August 2012

Decline in student applicants follows fee increases finds independent commission

Total university applicant numbers in England have dropped by 8.8 % in the first year of higher fees. This is 37,000 down compared with the 2010-11 academic year, according to the first report from the Independent Commission on Fees. The decline in student applicants in England for 2012-13 is not mirrored in other parts of the UK where fees have not been increased, finds the analysis.

2017-07-04T14:44:26+01:00August 9th, 2012|Categories: Press releases|