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Higher Education: Admissions

Question for Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

UIN 220142, tabled on 7 January 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how many additional students entered higher education in 2014-15 as a result of the increase in the cap on student numbers announced in the 2014 Autumn Statement.

Answered on

13 January 2015

Statistics on the number of students starting higher education courses in academic year 2013/14 are published by the Higher Education Statistics Agency. The data can be secured at the following link. https://www.hesa.ac.uk

The Higher Education Statistics Agency will publish data on Higher Education entrants and enrolments for 2014/15 in January 2016.

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Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
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