Record number of UK students starting University this year
UK school leavers attending University has increased 7% year on year and will see more UK students on campus than in previous years. Source BBC news
This is great news, after a stop and start year with interrupted study, and shows that the pandemic has not put school leavers off from Higher Education.
While applicants from EU countries are down, this has been replaced by other nationalities and a huge increase from students from China.
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