Impact of higher fees on HE laid out in UUK report

Patterns and Trends in UK Higher Education, published by Universities UK on 15 November, collates information from the Higher Education Statistics Agency and other sources about 2012-13, the first year of the new charging regime. The report confirms that the number of first-year undergraduates enrolled at institutions across the UK fell by 16.7 per cent in 2012-13, compared with the previous year. The number of first-year postgraduates also dropped, by 3.8 per cent. Read More