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The Enhancement Themes are a programme of activity involving the whole higher education sector in Scotland. Staff and students collaborate on one or more topics to improve strategy, policy and practice.

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Analysis of 2019 UCAS data by the Scottish Funding Council

Date: July 16 - 2019

On Thursday 11 July, UCAS published its latest report on applicants and applications from the 2019 UCAS Undergraduate cycle at 30 June.

Cathy Mitchell, Assistant Director at the Scottish Funding Council, has analysed the data from a Scottish perspective, looking at:

  • SIMD by age
  • applications to Scottish institutions by domicile
  • EU domicile applications
  • gender.

You can read full details of Cathy's analysis of the data on the SFC blog.

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