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University Places

Business, Innovation and Skills written question – answered on 11th June 2009.

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Photo of Nicholas Winterton Nicholas Winterton Conservative, Macclesfield

To ask the Minister of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills what estimate he has made of the number of new students who will apply for university and college places in (a) 2009 and (b) 2010.

Photo of David Lammy David Lammy Minister of State (Department for Business, Innovation and Skills) (Higher Education and Intellectual Property)

There were 457,000 UK domiciled UCAS applicants as of March this year. This is a 35,000 increase on the same point last year.

We do not have any estimates of applicant numbers for 2010.

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