The Ucas report released today shows a drop in student beginning starting university courses this year.
The reports findings highlight that;
- 53,900 fewer students started their studies this autumn, compared to last year
- Women are a third more likely to start a degree course than men
- Students who began degree courses this autumn were the first to pay tuition fees of up to £9,000
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